Dorade Law is an innovative law firm that provides expert legal advice to clients in the ports and harbours sector and also in the wider marine industry.
Dorade Law regularly assists port and harbour authorities with a wide range of general legal issues arising from their operations, including: commercial agreements; marine pollution incidents; disposal of abandoned vessels; limitation of liability claims; marine insurance law; enforcement (including Admiralty Court proceedings); and dispute resolution. Dorade Law also advises on all aspects of drafting, obtaining and implementing harbour orders, including specific powers to make byelaws and to give general directions, as well as drafting byelaws and general/harbour directions themselves.
Dorade Law has established a strong reputation for providing pragmatic and robust advice and support to port and harbour authorities. Its directors combine extensive experience advising port and harbour authorities with a comprehensive understanding of the interests of their stakeholders, which gives Dorade Law a unique insight into the issues and challenges facing these sectors.