Richard Henderson has more than 25 years of experience advising banks, shipowners and investors in connection with the financing of ships, shipbuilding contracts, acquisitions and sales of ships and shipping-related businesses and restructuring of financings.
He has also advised clients extensively on other shipping-related contracts, such as LNG project tenders, offshore industry contracts, joint ventures and pooling agreements.
Richard Henderson is the author of a post-graduate course on ship finance at Lloyds Maritime Academy in association with the World Maritime University, where he is also an occasional lecturer.
He has also written and taught a post-graduate diploma course for Shanghai Maritime University and is also one of the original authors of Euromoney's Book on Shipping Finance.
Graduated from King's College, London (UK)
Admission as a Solicitor in England
1987 - 1996
Worked at Slaughter and May and Stephenson Harwood in London and Hong Kong
1990 - 1991
Worked in Copenhagen and Oslo, for Danish and Norwegian law firms
1997 - 2000
Worked at Watson, Farley & Williams, London
2000 - 2011
Partner at Watson, Farley & Williams
Partner at EHLERMANN RINDFLEISCH GADOW; set-up of the firm's London office