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Michael Smith


Mike qualified as a solicitor in 1988 and joined Mills & Co in 1996, becoming a partner in 1997 and, from April 2017, a director of Mills & Co. Solicitors Limited.

Work Types

Mike handles all types of dry shipping disputes with a particular emphasis on charterparty, COA and bill of lading disputes. Mike also handles sale of goods disputes. On the non-contentious side he is also involved in drafting carriage contracts and commercial contracts for the sale and purchase of commodities and related commercial documents.

Background and education

  • 1996 - Present: Mills & Co/Mills & Co. Solicitors Limited
  • 1991 – 1996: Norton Rose
  • 1986 – 1991: Baker & McKenzie

Mike has a BA Honours (first class) from Oxford University where he studied law at St John's College.

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