Henry is a Partner in our Shipping and International Trade Team.
Henry specialises in shipping, transport and marine insurance work. His core practice involves handling charterparty disputes and pursuing and defending cargo claims. He also regularly advises on marine insurance coverage issues and conflicts of law/jurisdiction. Henry has wide experience of court litigation from commercial court through all appellate levels and arbitration work within the LMAA, CAMP and ICC. Henry worked at Clyde & Co for 8 years before joining Birketts in 2007.
Reported cases include:
'SIBOTI' - Incorporation of Charterparty jurisdiction clause into Bill of Lading
OT Africa Line Ltd v Magic Sportswear Corporation and Others - Anti-suit injunction upheld by Court of Appeal
'AZUR GAS' - Meaning of 'laycan' in the context of a CIF sale
Henry is based at our Ipswich office.