At Pacific Maritime Lawyers, you’ll find a team that not only understands the law but also knows boats inside out.

Their mission revolves around guiding clients through the intricacies of maritime law, providing them with safe passage amidst legal challenges. Their approach emphasizes practical solutions derived from a profound understanding of both legal intricacies and the maritime industry.

Recognizing the pivotal role of maritime affairs, particularly in a country like Australia, where sea routes are lifelines to the economy, Pacific Maritime Lawyers are dedicated to serving this sector. Whether it’s for trade, recreation, or sustenance, they understand the significance of maritime matters.

Their services seamlessly merge robust legal representation with a genuine comprehension of vessel ownership and operation, catering to both commercial and recreational clients, both domestically and internationally.

Operating as a boutique firm, they deliberately maintain a small-scale operation, prioritizing personalized service over expansion. Clients can expect to know their legal team on a first-name basis, with every aspect of their case being handled with meticulous care.

Their focus remains steadfastly on maritime issues, eschewing extravagant office spaces and flashy marketing campaigns. Instead, clients can rest assured that their investment is directed towards practical assistance.

Pacific Maritime Lawyers pride themselves on their role as the Australian agents for the St Kitts & Nevis International Ship Registry.

Their areas of expertise include:

  • Superyachts
  • Purchase and sales transactions and disputes
  • Flagging and regulatory compliance issues
  • Relationships with regulators
  • Repair and repainting/recoating disputes
  • Tugs, barges, ferries, and other commercial vessels
  • Maritime law actions (liens and arrest)
  • Insurance claims
  • Maritime employment issues
  • Maritime criminal law