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Early Intervention

We have recently had our first experience with “early intervention” on a dispute where there was an issue as to whether and on what basis a contract was formed. This was only possible thanks to the efforts of our clients’ and our opponents’ insurers. The case settled without the need [...]

July 20th, 2018|0 Comments

BDM celebrates 3 years!

It seems like 3 years has gone like a flash but we gathered recently to reflect on all that went into building BDM into what it is today - a leading shipping firm. Many thanks to the team that made it possible and to the clients that supported us. [...]

July 16th, 2018|0 Comments

BDM in Moscow

This was Nick’s twelfth time at the Ingosstrakh annual marine party. His first was in 2004! This year’s party was a wonderful cruise along the Moscow river. BDM have a long history with Ingosstrakh and with many leading Russian ship owners and trading companies. BDM is a specialist shipping [...]

July 10th, 2018|0 Comments

LOIs and delivery to an agent – things to watch out for!

It is well known that, in most cases, delivering cargo without delivery up of an original bill is risky for the carrier.   Yet in today’s trading environment it is something that charterers require.  The tanker trade in particular works on the basis that terminals don’t wait for bills of lading [...]

July 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

BDM recognised by Best Lawyers

Nick and Bob are celebrating their tenth and eleventh consecutive years in Best Lawyers having made it into the 2019 list for Shipping and Insurance Law respectively.  Nick first appeared back in 2009 and Bob in 2008.  Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review so it’s a [...]

June 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Change of Number

This is to advise that our main phone number has changed to +44 203 968 0500.  Please use this number from now on.   Our mobile and email details remain the same. BDM is a specialist shipping law firm offering high quality legal advice and representation at a reasonable [...]

June 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

BDM in Hamburg

 BDM very much enjoyed catching up with clients and friends at the London P&I Club’s annual summer BBQ at the Hamburger und Germanic Ruder Club. BDM is a specialist shipping law firm offering high quality legal advice and representation at a reasonable price.  Please follow us on social media [...]

June 15th, 2018|0 Comments