Mills & Co. Maritime & International Trade Specialists Background

Casualty & Emergency Response

Mariner Details

Peter Sim

Peter Sim

Peter qualified as a solicitor in 1990 working at Norton Rose. 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.

Mobile: +44 7710 371389
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Andreas Welz

Andreas Welz

Andreas qualified as a South African attorney in 2009 and joined Mills & Co in 2010 being admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2011, becoming a partner in 2014, and a director of Mills & Co. Solicitors Limited in April 2017. Andreas specialises in Admiralty litigation and arbitration including marine casualty investigations, salvage disputes and related charterparty, bill of lading and cargo claims. He has particular interest in and experience with unsafe port disputes and claims arising from ‘damage to hull’ issues. He is also proficient, due to his experience as a Club correspondent lawyer in South Africa, in assisting with the management of arrests, regulatory detentions and similar issues which may arise in the course of a vessel’s trading.

Mobile: +44 7889 057914
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Martin Dalby

Martin Dalby

Martin is a Master Mariner who has worked in law since 2002, initially with HFW in London, becoming a partner in 2008. He joined Mills & Co in 2014. Martin has specialised in the technical and evidential aspects of ship casualties, carrying out over 100 casualty investigations worldwide. Experience includes collisions, dock damage, unsafe port, groundings, salvage, fire, total loss, cargo, machinery, pollution, personal injury and piracy. Martin also has substantial experience in handling and litigating cases in the High Court, London Arbitration and mediation.

Mobile: +44 7768 587893
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