Scheepsrecht Advocaten are specialised nautical lawyers, with an in-depth knowledge of boats and boating, inland shipping, sailing charters and charter vessels. Our clients include both commercial maritime enterprises and private boat owners. We look after your interests in the areas of commercial shipping as well as water sports. Scheepsrecht Advocaten nautical lawyers maintain contact with branch organisation HISWA Vereniging, the Dutch Inland Waterway Office (Kantoor Binnenvaart) and the Dutch Professional Charter Association (Vereniging voor Beroepschartervaart, BBZ).
Scheepsrecht Advocaten nautical lawyers was established in 2011 by nautical lawyer Joris Klompé after he found himself being increasingly involved in legal support for maritime clientele. HISWA Holland Marine Industry associate Maeike Woelinga joined Scheepsrecht Advocaten Nautical Lawyers in 2014 to continue her legal practice. To cope with the increasing workload in administrative legal matters, Mariska de Jonge joined the team in 2016.
Scheepsrecht Advocaten nautical lawyers assist their clients in cases concerning contract law and liability claims, mainly related to buying or selling, building, overhaul and repairs of pleasure craft and commercial vessels. A substantial part of our practice concerns insurance claims and disputes. We will also help you draft, assess and apply agreements and general terms and conditions.
If you have a new yacht under construction or your boat is being renovated, please do not hesitate to contact the specialists of Scheepsrecht Advocaten nautical lawyers in time. Prevention is always better than cure.