Research Profile

Recent Publications (2014 onwards)

Book

Gard Guidance on Maritime Claims and Insurance, (Rodendahls, 2014) 

Chapters in Books

‘Unmanned Ships – A Challenge to the Current International Regime Regulating the Carriage of Goods?’ published as Chapter 15 in Ship Operations: New Risks, Liabilities and Technologies in the Maritime Sector, (Informa Law, 2020), pp 217-233

‘Limitation of Liability: Recent Important Developments in the United Kingdom and other Common Law Jurisdictions’ published as Chapter 10 in Maritime Liabilities in a Global and Regional Context, (Informa, 2018), pp. 132-156

‘Letter of Indemnity for Delivery without A Bill of Lading/ published as Chapter 8 in International Trade and Carriage of Goods (2016, Informa) pp. 124-144  

'Knock for Knock Clauses in Offshore Contracts- The Fundamental Principles' published as Chapter 5 in Offshore Contracts and Liabilities (2014, Informa) pp. 53-67

Wider Research Interests

Charterparties

Bills of lading

Limitation of Liability

Publication Record

Book

Gard Guidance on Maritime Claims and Insurance, (Rodendahls, 2014)  

Limitation of Maritime Liability, 4th ed (2005, LLP Ltd) (co-authored with Griggs and Farr).

Chapters in Books

‘Limitation of Liability: Recent Important Developments in the United Kingdom and other Common Law Jurisdictions’ published as Chapter 10 in Maritime Liabilities in a Global and Regional Context, (Informa, 2018), pp. 132-156

‘Letter of Indemnity for Delivery without A Bill of Lading/ published as Chapter 8 in International Trade and Carriage of Goods (2016, Informa) pp. 124-144  

'Knock for Knock Clauses in Offshore Contracts- The Fundamental Principles' published as Chapter 5 in Offshore Contracts and Liabilities (2014, Informa) pp. 53-67
'The Overall Impact of the Rotterdam Rules on the Liability of Multimodal carriers and their Subcontractors', published as Chapter 12 in Carriage of Goods by Sea, Land and Air: Unimodal and Multimodal Transport in 21st Century (2013, Informa) pp. 217-231.

‘The Liability of Charterers for Marine Pollution’ published as Chapter 11 in Pollution at Sea: Law and Liability (2012, Informa) 191- 204

'Transport Documentation-The New Approach' published as Chapter 8 in A New Convention for the Carriage of Goods by Sea-The Rotterdam Rules (2009, Lawtext), pp.190-224.

'The Impact of Deviation on Contracts of Affreightment' published as Chapter 14 in The Evolving Law and Practice of Voyage Charterparties (2009, Informa), pp. 289-306.

'The Effectiveness of Liens as a Self-Help Remedy?' published as Chapter 16 in Legal issues Relating to Time Charterparties (2008, Informa), pp. 269-281.

"Problematical Areas in the Current Global Limitation Regime" published as Chapter 15 in Liability Regimes in Contemporary Maritime Law (2007, Informa), pp. 279-299.

Articles

'The Rotterdam Rules: Winners and Losers’ (2010) Journal of International Maritime Law 191-209.

'Transport Documentation under the New Convention' (2008) Journal of International Maritime Law, pp. 566-585.

'Potential Legal Ramifications of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code on Maritime Law' (2005) Lloyd’s Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly, pp. 515-553 (with Dr.B. Soyer).

'The Developing Law relating to Deck Cargo' (2005) Journal of International Maritime Law , pp. 100-109

'The Effect of Maritime Violence on Contracts of Carriage by Sea', (2004) Journal of International Maritime Law, pp. 343-354.