Shipping & Maritime Legal Services

At Bangkok Legal, we understand the vastness of the maritime industry and the intricate legalities that come with it. Located in the heart of Bangkok, we are perfectly positioned to offer a wide range of specialized legal services to the shipping and maritime sector, ensuring our clients remain compliant, informed, and protected.

Our Expertise

Maritime Contracts & Charter Party Agreements: We provide expert advice on all forms of maritime contracts, from the simplest to the most complex, ensuring they are watertight and favorable to our clients. This includes bareboat, time, and voyage charter party agreements.

Ship Finance & Security: Our lawyers have extensive experience in advising on all aspects of ship finance, including loan agreements, security documentation, and ship mortgage registrations.

Maritime Claims: We have a strong track record in pursuing and defending various maritime claims, from cargo damage, bunker disputes, to crew wage claims.

Collisions & Salvage: Our experienced team can handle legal issues arising from vessel collisions, salvage claims, and other related marine accidents.

Marine Insurance: We provide guidance on marine insurance contracts, coverage disputes, and claims.

Ship Arrest & Release: Our team is adept at navigating the complexities of ship arrests in Thai waters and facilitating timely releases.

Shipping Litigation & Arbitration: We represent clients in both local and international arbitration forums, as well as litigation before Thai courts.

Regulatory & Compliance: With ever-evolving maritime laws and international conventions, we assist clients in ensuring they remain compliant, avoiding costly penalties and operational disruptions.

Environmental Law & Pollution: The maritime industry faces stringent environmental regulations. We help navigate these, from ballast water management to oil spill responses.

Crew & Employment Issues: We advise on employment contracts, work conditions, and dispute resolutions related to seafarers and maritime employees.

Why Choose Bangkok Legal?

Experience & Expertise: With years of accumulated knowledge, our team has been at the forefront of maritime law, handling a myriad of complex cases and delivering favorable outcomes for our clients.

Global Network: The maritime industry is inherently global. Through our extensive network of international partners, we ensure our clients have access to the best advice, wherever they operate.

Customized Solutions: We understand that no two cases are the same. We provide tailor-made legal solutions that cater specifically to the unique needs of each client.

Prompt & Efficient Service: Time is often of the essence in shipping matters. We pride ourselves on offering prompt legal advice and ensuring efficient resolution to minimize disruptions.

Shipping and maritime activities form the backbone of global trade, but they come with a maze of legal intricacies. At Bangkok Legal, we are dedicated to navigating these complexities on behalf of our clients, offering comprehensive legal support to ensure smooth sailing in all endeavors.

Whether you are a shipowner, charterer, insurer, or any entity operating within the maritime sector, we are here to assist. Reach out to our specialized team at Bangkok Legal today, and let us be your guiding star in the vast sea of maritime law.