William Pyle has joined the firm as a senior associate bringing with him a wealth of experience in advising P&I Clubs, shipowners, ship managers, charterers, insurers, banks and other clients on shipping and international trade.
Based in Singapore since 2013 Pyle has recently advised on a number of bunker disputes following the introduction of the IMO 2020 global sulphur regulation at the start of the year.
Meanwhile, Andrew Shannon a solicitor and Master Mariner, also joins CJC in Singapore as a specialist in Admiralty Law. He spent 16 years a sea prior to practising law and in 2018, he was named by Singapore Business Review as one of the city-state’s most influential lawyers aged 40 and under. He has been based in Singapore since 2014.
“The latest additions consolidate expertise at CJC’s Singapore office across its dry shipping and casualty handling workload, strengthening its continuing initiative to grow its regional business by investing in Singapore’s legal talent pool,” the firm said.
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