Lloyd’s List again names two Ince partners in Law Top 10
Thursday 15 December, 2011
Ince & Co is delighted to announce that two shipping partners, Stephen Askins and Jonathan Lux, are named in the “Top Ten Law Personalities” in the new Lloyd’s List Top 100 2011. The publication is an assessment by Lloyd’s List of the top 100 most influential people in the shipping industry.
London partner Stephen Askins is ranked number four and Lloyd’s List comments: “Stephen’s first career was as a Royal Marine, now as a partner at Ince & Co in London his primary area of expertise is wet and dry shipping. Previously based in Greece, he headed the local admiralty team, acting for owners and their insurers in the aftermath of maritime incidents including salvage, wreck removal, collisions and piracy. He advises on all areas of admiralty law as well as on contractual issues arising out of charterparties and bills of lading.”
Jonathan Lux is ranked number six and is described as “an expert in shipping and commercial law with particular expertise in bunkers. He advises the major P&I Clubs, their shipowner and charterer members, and major insurers and is a council member of the International Bunker Industry Association and former co-ordinator of its working group on dispute resolutions. He has been listed in Chambers Global Directory and was voted Who’s Who Shipping and Maritime Lawyer of the Year 2010.”
Ince & Co partners Colin de la Rue and Rosita Lau received the accolade of having been named in the Lloyd’s List Top 100 last year.
The report was published today, with the Editor’s note remarking: “The Lloyd’s List newsroom offers one of the best vantage points from which to view the entire industry and our expert team of journalists and analysts pride themselves on being able offer the most accurate and complete view of the sector.”
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