The firm’s maritime law attorneys represent clients in a broad range of commercial matters including those relating to contracts, construction and ship sales. They are also involved in traditional admiralty litigation pertaining to collision, personal injury, cargo damage and cases.

In addition, the office’s maritime department  works on ship financing projects, representing Middle East investors, banks and ship owners.
Our lawyers in the maritime department actively participate in and/or conduct admiralty seminars, conferences and lectures, in addition to contributing articles to various maritime publications. Due to the around-the-clock nature of activities in the marine industry, they are on call twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, to meet the needs of the firm’s maritime clients.

Lawyers in El-Aref International Law Office assist clients in the field of admiralty and maritime law,  representing vessel owners and their insurers in the wide range of disputes that occur in the ocean transport industry. Their experience includes the defense of personal injury and wrongful death claims brought by or on behalf of seamen, longshoremen, and passengers; collisions, groundings and shipwrecks; as well as cargo damage claims and dock damage allegedly caused by operational errors.

We defend the vessel owner, members of protection and indemnity associations, in personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits brought against them by or on behalf of seamen, longshoremen/harbor workers, and passengers, as well as in cargo damage, pollution, and stowaway matters.