Shipyards

IMG possesses a wealth of experience representing builders of ships and owners from around the world.

We are regularly retained by clients for new builds, repair and conversion contracts, and associated finance assistance for all types of vessels-from conventional commercial ships, through to specialist vessels for the offshore industry.

Full Service Law Firm

IMG offers a full range of litigation  services on virtually every facet of shipyard contracting, including:

  • Shipyard Bid Protests
  • Claims and Disputes
  • Investigations
  • Intellectual Property Protection 
  • Subcontracting, joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Regulatory and transactional compliance

Shipyard Expertise

IMG advises clients on the creation and revision of shipbuilding contracts and their associated documents, such as performance and refund guarantees. Clear and concise drafting is essential for major projects.

IMG advises clients on the creation and revision of shipbuilding contracts and their associated documents, such as performance and refund guarantees. Clear and concise drafting is essential for major projects.

We aim to produce unambiguous contractual wordings. We are regularly retained by clients to review new build, repair and conversion contracts and associated financing and insurance contracts for all types of vessels, from conventional commercial ships to specialist vessels for the offshore industry.

Where substantial sums of money and important capital assets are at stake, there is always dispute potential. As a result, IMG is committed to obtaining the best financial and strategic legal outcomes for our clients who are forced to engaged in lawsuits.  

The arrest of a ship to obtain security for a maritime claim is a powerful weapon in for shipyards who are owed money.  Do you need help recovering money from a vessel owner?  Conversely, are you a vessel owner who is on the brink of getting their vessel arrested for a past debt with a shipyard?  In either case, IMG can help.  

Legal Services We Provide for Shipyards

Civil Disputes

We handle cross-border and domestic disputes for diverse industries.

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Contracts

IMG assists business organizations with the creation and review of various corporate agreements and contracts.

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Bankruptcy and Insolvency

We regularly act in the recovery of debts and assets for our major clients, which include banks, multinational entities, domestic corporations, private equity groups.

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IMG Compass

Let us apply our world-class capabilities. We’ll start by getting to know you. You do the talking, we’ll do the listening. Our tailored solutions will help you meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the U. S. market, and beyond.

800 Fifth Avenue, Suite 4100 
Seattle, WA 98104

Office: (206) 707-8338
Fax: (206) 707-8338

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