Our Yacht Team provides legal advice and practical guidance in all aspects of yacht and superyacht ownership, sale, purchase, finance, dispute resolution, insurance and management.

We advise and represent a variety of participants in the industry and our clients include owners, managers, agents, underwriters, P&I clubs, brokers, builders, yards and marinas.

The team are experienced in advising on matters ranging from superyachts, grand-prix racing yachts and private pleasure crafts and has a wealth of experience advising on yachting and maritime matters. We have extensive sailing and sea experience and an in-depth commercial and practical knowledge of the industry.  Support is provided by our commercial, employment and ship finance groups.

Our Yachting practice areas include:

  • Casualty Response
  • Chartering
  • Crewing & Employment
  • Insurance & Claims
  • Ownership & Structures
  • Personal Injury
  • Sale & Purchase
  • Yacht Building and Repair
  • Yacht Finance

Thomas Cooper’s international presence and network provides access to many jurisdictions.  We advise:

  • Design & Project Managers
  • P&I Clubs
  • Yacht Agents
  • Yacht Brokers
  • Yacht Owners
  • Yacht Underwriters