Posts Tagged ‘Hill Dickinson LLP’

Hill Dickinson wins Maritime Professional Services Award

Hill Dickinson wins Maritime Professional Services Award
Colin Lavelle and Rachel Hoyland collecting the Maritime Professional Services Award International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has won the Maritime Professional Services Award at the 2018 Mersey Maritime Industry Awards. The awards dinner was hosted by BBC Breakfast presenter Louise Minchin on...
March 16th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Events, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson appoints legal director to expanding shipping team

Hill Dickinson appoints legal director to expanding shipping team
Tom Burdass International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson continues to grow its shipping practice with the addition of Legal Director Tom Burdass. Tom joins the firm’s Broadgate Tower, London office from Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) where he spent more than six years acting for clients in dry...
July 31st, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson set to complete successful transition in Hong Kong

Hill Dickinson set to complete successful transition in Hong Kong
Damien Laracy International law firm Hill Dickinson has announced that its application to operate as a single entity in Hong Kong has been approved by the Law Society of Hong Kong following the completion of a three year period of association with a local Hong Kong firm, as required by local regulations. Currently...
January 24th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

HILL DICKINSON further strengthens marine practice

HILL DICKINSON further strengthens marine practice
Peter Jackson International law firm Hill Dickinson has reached an agreement that will bring the shipping practice of Swinnerton Moore LLP to the firm. The agreement is expected to be finalised by the end of February and will see founding partners Tony Swinnerton and Lewis Moore join Hill Dickinson’s...
December 21st, 2016 | Company Profiles, Legal, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson announces global head of Shipping

Hill Dickinson announces global head of Shipping
Maria Pittordis   International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson is pleased to announce that Julian Clark will be joining the firm as global head of shipping. Julian, who joins in January, is a founding partner of Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) and specialises in both wet and dry shipping. Prior...
December 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Maria Pittordis wins award

Maria Pittordis wins award
Maria Pittordis International Law Firm, Hill Dickinson LLP, is proud to announce that Maria Pittordis, head of marine, trade and energy has won Defendant Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year at the Eclipse Proclaim Personal Injury Awards. The Eclipse Awards, which aim to encourage and reward high standards...
November 25th, 2016 | Awards, Events, Legal, News | Read More

Peter Jackson elected as Hill Dickinson’s first Chief Executive Officer

Peter Jackson elected as Hill Dickinson’s first Chief Executive Officer
Peter Jackson Hill Dickinson has today announced that Peter Jackson has been elected as the firm’s first Chief Executive Officer and will take up his new position immediately.  Jackson’s appointment by the partners of Hill Dickinson, which was unopposed, is part of an enhancement of Hill Dickinson’s...
November 1st, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson LLP and The UK Chamber of Shipping hold Crime at Sea Seminar

Hill Dickinson LLP and The UK Chamber of Shipping hold Crime at Sea Seminar
Maria Pittordis The UK Chamber of Shipping in partnership with international law firm Hill Dickinson held a half-day Crime at Sea Seminar at Hill Dickinson LLP’s office at Broadgate Tower, London on the afternoon of 19th October.  This event discussed, amongst other things, how shipowners should...
October 24th, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Master Mariner Donal Keaney joins Hill Dickinson’s shipping team

Master Mariner Donal Keaney joins Hill Dickinson’s shipping team
Donal Keaney International law firm Hill Dickinson has further strengthened its London shipping team with the arrival of Master Mariner Donal Keaney, bringing the total number of Master Mariners at the firm to six. Donal is currently studying to become admitted as a solicitor and joins Hill Dickinson...
October 18th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson strengthens Hong Kong office with new partner appointment

Hill Dickinson strengthens Hong Kong office with new partner appointment
Caroline Thomas International law firm Hill Dickinson will be welcoming new partner Caroline Thomas to its Hong Kong practice on 5 September 2016.  Caroline specialises in insurance, shipping and competition law with a focus on dispute resolution and regulation. She is also experienced in general corporate...
September 2nd, 2016 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Renowned Hill Dickinson lawyer presents at port conference on management of legal risks

Renowned Hill Dickinson lawyer presents at port conference on management of legal risks
Maria Pittordis The 8th Annual UK Ports Conference took place at Hill Dickinson LLP’s office at Broadgate Tower, London on 24th – 25th May. This extended two day event discussed, amongst other things, the changing policy and regulations within the sector and the legal issues that ports...
May 27th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Enforcement of London Arbitration Agreements

The Enforcement of London Arbitration Agreements
The panel on a l to r: Clare Ambrose, Simon Gault, Vasanti Selvaratnam and Robert Gay This “delicate” subject was the theme of the London Shipping Law Centre’s event earlier tonight at a full house at Hill Dickinson’s auditorium. Chaired by Simon Gault, LMAA Arbitrator the panel of speakers...
November 16th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

Hill Dickinson helps cruise industry win key Norovirus judgment

Hill Dickinson helps cruise industry win key Norovirus judgment
Maria Pittordis In what is being seen as a landmark decision, Hill Dickinson is the first law firm to have successfully defended a UK class action case involving a Norovirus outbreak onboard a cruise liner.  The case, which involved an outbreak of gastroenteritis onboard the “THOMSON SPIRIT”, chartered...
July 31st, 2015 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Legal, Marine Insurance, Medical, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Hill Dickinson announces LISW Conference line up

Hill Dickinson announces LISW Conference line up
Major international maritime law firm Hill Dickinson LLP is to host a series of hard hitting conferences during London International Shipping Week 2015 which will focus on issues surrounding casualties and commodities. Major players in the maritime industry, the UK government and Hill Dickinson are...
July 24th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Legal | Read More

Hill Dickinson holds 7th Annual UK Ports Conference

Hill Dickinson holds 7th Annual UK Ports Conference
Maria Pittordis On Tuesday 23rd June international law firm Hill Dickinson LLP will be holding  its UK Ports Conference focusing on ‘The Future of UK Ports: changing regulation, shipping trend updates and new opportunities in the supply chain’. The 7th Annual UK Ports Conference will allow senior...
June 22nd, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Jeff Isaacs new head of commodities at Hill Dickinson

Jeff Isaacs new head of commodities at Hill Dickinson
Jeff Isaacs Hill Dickinson LLP is pleased to announce that partner, Jeff Isaacs, is the new head of the firm’s extremely successful Commodities team. With the firm yet again ranked in the top tier for commodities by Legal500, Jeff is described as ‘at the top of the premier league in [his] field’...
October 13th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Legal, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More