Tatham Macinnes, the fast growing specialist maritime solicitors, are delighted to announce that Nick Phillips has joined the firm as a solicitor consultant.
Nick joins from Hill Dickinson and has spent over thirty years as a solicitor and partner in the maritime sector and has an impressive track record dealing with charterparty disputes and all aspects of ship and superyacht construction. He has a core client base of shipyards, ship/yacht owners, charterers and insurers many of which are based in Russia and Eastern Europe.
Welcoming Nick, Simon Tatham, Senior Partner said:
“I have known and worked with Nick for many years and am delighted that he has joined the firm. His skill set complements our existing core shipping and ship building practice and we will benefit from his significant experience. He has a very commercial approach to resolving disputes which in the present market is exactly what clients want.”
Nick Phillips said:
“I am looking forward to working with Tatham Macinnes. It’s a great team with a refreshing approach and I am sure I can contribute to the firm’s practice.”
Nick is a renowned commercial dispute resolution lawyer in the maritime sector. His main area of expertise is in the ship building sector however, he also advises businesses in the energy and trade sector and is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights.
Tatham Macinnes was established in 2012 by founding partners Simon Tatham and Alex Macinnes to provide specialist advise to stakeholders in the maritime sector.
The firm assists clients with a wide range of matters, ranging from one-off advice to handling large and complex arbitration, litigation and multi-jurisdictional marine emergency response.
Tatham Macinnes lawyers have decades of experience in City firms frequently combined with experience gained in previous careers as mariners, in the military, in shipping operations and as naval architects.
The firm’s partners strongly believe that top quality legal advice can and should be delivered at sensible fee rates. Work and fees are structured to ensure that the firm’s expertise is quickly directed to the heart of clients’ issues and a straightforward, uncomplicated service is offered.