Colin Ferris

Expertise

Colin Ferris has over 30 years experience in commercial litigation and arbitration. He advises on questions concerning chartering and operation of ships as well as the sale and transport of goods and inter­na­tional trade. In addition, he advises on shipbuilding and repair contracts, the sale and purchase of ships, complex joint ventures and other commercial law issues. He advises ship owners and shipyards, charterers, cargo owners, P& I clubs and banks. He works closely with other lawyers around the world on matters with an inter­na­tional background.

1981
Degree from Oxford University (UK) (Balliol College)
1984
Qualified as Solicitor
1982 - 1986
Worked at Dentons, London, in commercial law
1986 - 1990
Worked at HFW, London - specia­lising in shipping litigation and arbitration
1990 - 2004
Worked at Stephenson Harwood, first in London, then in Greece - specia­lising in shipping litigation and arbitration
2004 - 2015
Worked at Keates Ferris, London - specia­lising in shipping litigation and arbitration
since 2015
Senior Counsel at EHLERMANN RINDFLEISCH GADOW