Overview of Maritime & Shipping
GV Lawyers is an independent law and consulting firm with integrated legal advisory and litigation practices. Focusing on our commitment to provide a one-stop-service to our international and domestic clients, we enable our clients to reduce their administrative overhead and focus on their core business activities.
GV Lawyers’ professional partners and staff consist of more than 60 attorneys, interns and staff working across three offices in Ho Chi Minh City (Head office), Ha Noi (Branch) and Da Nang (Branch) to manage the legal matters of our foreign and domestic clients nationwide.
Furthermore, GV Lawyers maintains close relationships with prominent law and tax firms in the Europe, the United States of America and Asia, to offer top-level advice and service for all domestic and international legal and consulting matters. Thus, we can count on a continuously growing number of well-known clients.
Due to the firm’s capacity to effectively advise and resolve domestic and foreign legal and consulting matters, GV Lawyers is the perfect choice for medium and large-sized businesses, international corporations, banks, and other financial institutions.
GV Lawyers renders the following services to our clients:
- Assisting clients in resolving maritime disputes effectively;
- Representing clients during courts and arbitration proceedings;
- Assisting clients in applying for arrest of ships and release of arrested ships;
- Advising clients on matters in connection with ship registration, ship mortgage, ship building, charter parties and general averages;
- Assisting clients in understanding the constantly changing international shipping regulations.
With many years of experience, GV Lawyers attorneys have represented ship owners, P&I clubs, shipyards, shipping line operators, exporters, importers, insurance companies and freight forwarders in resolving numerous disputes relating to such matters as trivial and as substantial as ship collision, missing cargo and environmental pollution.
Our attorneys are qualified and are fluent in the national language (Vietnamese) and English. Our Maritime & Shipping practice and has been consistently recommended by several recognised international bodies including local correspondents of reputable P&I clubs for the excellence of our Maritime and Shipping team. Our head attorney in this practice has also been named as a leading lawyer in AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers profiles.