Admiralty, Maritime and Shipping

Tanzania continues to grow in importance as a regional maritime hub. ATZ Law Chambers regularly acts for charterers, P&I clubs, ship-builders, traders, commodities traders, banks, insurers, and port authorities on a variety of related legal and commercial matters.

ATZ Law Chambers advises clients on diverse issues including:

  • Admiralty jurisdiction, including arrests in rem, attachments, security arrests and access orders
  • Shipping and maritime industry related litigation
  • Charter parties
  • Ship leasing, financing, and purchase
  • Bills of lading
  • Shipping,  clearing and forwarding
  • Carriage of goods by land and sea
  • Salvage, towage and wreck removal
  • Crew claims, demurrage and cargo claims
  • Marine and non-marine insurance including cargo, hull and liability
  • Marine legislative and regulatory matters including environmental law and pollution
  • International law of the sea
  • Long term supply contracts
  • International trade disputes

For more information on ATZ Law Chambers’ admiralty, maritime and shipping expertise, please contact