Thomas Cooper recognised by Chambers Europe 2019 Guide

Thomas Cooper has been recognised by Chambers Europe 2019 guide. Our Madrid shipping team was praised by independent research company Chambers and Partners, who highlighted:

Thomas Cooper as a firm that “gives optimum results and the service is marvellous.”

Bernardo Ruiz Lima is well known in the sector and is sought out for his services both in Spanish and cross-border mandates. Clients praise his dedication, describing how he is “very accommodating.” His expertise includes work relating to P&I, salvage operations and arbitration proceedings. Ernesto Rivera is experienced advising on a wide range of shipping matters, including those related to insurance, charter parties and shipbuilding contracts. His expertise extends to pollution matters. Victor Mata is well regarded for his work within the Spanish shipping sector, and clients appreciate that he “is on top of all the details, big and small.” He primarily advises on disputes, including demurrage claims.

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About the contributors

  • Ernesto Rivera Partner

    Ernesto advises on shipping matters, including marine insurance, charterparties and bills of lading disputes, pollution matters and international shipbuilding and financing contracts, for shipowners, cargo owners, insurance companies and P&I Clubs.

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  • Bernardo Ruiz Lima Partner

    Bernardo deals regularly with insurance and reinsurance claims, logistics and transport issues, P&I and salvage proceedings.

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  • Victor Mata Abogado

    Victor is normally involved in handling personal injury files, contractual disputes and salvage proceedings.

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