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Lax & Co LLP, Robert Pollock-Hill, London, ENGLAND

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Robert Pollock-Hill

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Lax & Co LLP


Partner of Lax & Co LLP. Robert, together with Mike Lax has been heavily involved in the long running case of  Fiona Trust & Holding Corporation & Others v Privalov & Others  since  2006, most recently in relation to their clients’ successful claim for damages under a cross undertaking for damages on a freezing order which was upheld by the Court of Appeal.   Apart from his long involvement in this marathon case and the related case of NOUK UK & Others v Mikhaylyuk & Others, he also acts for clients in relation to a variety of shipping and non shipping disputes in the High Court and Court of Appeal as well as in arbitration.


Qualified 2004; solicitor Lax & Co LLP 2007; partner 2012.

London: Transport


Within: Shipping

The ‚Äėfantastic‚Äô team at Lax & Co LLP¬†is highly regarded for its dispute resolution experience and regularly handles litigation and arbitration cases for shipowners, charterers, operators, P&I Clubs and shipyards. Charterparty disputes, shipbuilding disputes, ship arrests, shipbuilding disputes, collisions, marine insurance claims and claims under bills of lading.¬†Stuart Dench¬†is regularly instructed on disputes involving charterparties, bills of lading and contracts of affreightment, as well as shipbuilding contracts. Robert Pollock-Hill¬†is experienced in contentious matters and associate Catriona Lewis¬†specialises in charterparty disputes. Mike Lax¬†leads the department. Imogen Rumbold has retired.

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