De Man Pillet offers legal advice and services to Canadian and international stakeholders on a wide array of issues throughout the marine industry. It serves shippers and consignees, shipowners, charterers, NVOCCs (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers), terminal operators, stevedoring companies, bunker suppliers, ship chandlers, ship agents, freight forwarders, marine insurers, P&I Clubs and H&M underwriters, amongst many others.

De Man Pillet has extensive experience dealing with issues such as:

  • Cargo claims
  • Insurance subrogation
  • Bunker claims
  • Charterparty contracts and disputes
  • Ship Arrests
  • Ship grounding and shipwrecks
  • Collisions
  • P&I and H&M claims
  • Salvage claims
  • Ship registration
  • Import/export disputes relating to cargo
  • Demurrage disputes
  • Personal injury claims
  • General Average claims
  • Mediation
  • Maritime arbitration
  • Ship financing and sales
  • Freight forwarding claims
  • Coasting trade matters
  • Maritime fraud