ABOUT THE COMPANY
Focus Advokater is the largest law firm in the Funen region situated in Odense with branch offices in Kolding and in Hamburg. We act in all areas of business law. The firm comprises more than 33 lawyers and a full complement of 80.
DK- 5000 Odense C
Our shipping section advises ship owners, charterers, ship brokers, banks, ship yards, manufacturers and dealers of equipment for commercial vessels.
Our primary field is legal advise and drafting of contracts e.g. for sale and purchase of vessels, chartering, shipbuilding and repair, pool agreements, insurance matters etc.
We also assist regarding registration and mortgaging of vesssels in DIS and in foreign registries, set-up of companies, and partners of the firm act as non-executive board members for shipping companies and other industry players.
Moreover we do contentious work such as cargo claims, collision work and ship arrests.
According to the international law firm directories ”Lawfirms in Europe (Legal 500)” and ”Chambers” Peter Ringsted, partner is recognised as a reputed maritme lawyer.
FUTURE DEVELOPMENT PLANS
To further develop and maintain our position as the regions leading law firm with special focus on matters involving international legal aspects.
In addition to the regulatory certification by the Danish Bar and Lawsociety lawyers in the firm hold law degrees from universities in the UK and Germany.