Piracy Services

We Advice And Support Our Clients How To Deal With Piracy Cases

Piracy cases do not only affect the ship owner and his crew but also the charterer and cargo interests.

Generally, ransom payments are allowed in General Average and as such to be borne by all parties involved in the adventure on a pro rata basis in relation to their saved values.

Also here defences may be evaluated to reject, reduce or claim back the cargo contribution on arguments like improper security routines or improper application of best practise recommendations by the ship owner.