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MILBURN HOUSE, DEAN STREET, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 1LE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 233 2222
Fax:
Fax 0191 233 2220
Email:
Web:
www.mills-co.com
Mills & Co, Peter Sim, Newcastle upon Tyne, ENGLAND

Peter Sim

Tel:
Work 0191 233 2222
Email:
Mills & Co

Position

Peter qualified as a solicitor in 1990 working at Norton Rose. He joined Rayfield Mills in 1995 becoming a partner there in 1997. He joined Mills & Co as a partner in 2007 and is now a director of Mills & Co. Solicitors Limited. Peter has many years’ experience of handling all forms of P&I and FDD disputes. He specialises in charterparty and bill of lading disputes, focusing on dangerous cargoes and seaworthiness issues. A large part of Peter’s practice is investigating casualties, collecting evidence and managing cases relating to collisions, groundings, salvage, total losses, damage to hull generally and safe port issues.

Career

1972-1982 Seagoing 1988-1995 Norton Rose; 1995-2007 Rayfield Mills; 2007-present Mills & Co.

Education

Peter has a BSc (Hons) in Maritime Studies and an LLM in Marine Law and Policy. He is a master mariner and a notary public.

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