David Owens

Expertise

David Owens specia­lises in the resolution of shipping and trade disputes. He has signi­ficant experience of advising ship owners, operators, charterers, P&I clubs and commodity traders on a broad range of issues arising out of, inter alia, charter­parties, bills of lading, pool agree­ments, bunker supply contracts and commodity sale and purchase agree­ments. He has advised on disputes heard before courts in England and overseas, as well as in a number of inter­na­tional arbitration forums. He also has in-house experience gained working in a first-class shipping company offering, among others, pooling, commercial management, technical management and bunker trading services. David is a supporting member of the London Maritime Arbitrators Association.

2004
Degree from Cambridge University (UK)
2009
Qualified as a Solicitor
2009 - 2019
Worked with Simmons & Simmons, Stephenson Harwood, the Navig8 Group and Clyde & Co
since 2019
Solicitor at EHLERMANN RINDFLEISCH GADOW