We provide consultancy on all aspects of maritime law. We particularly specialise in the following areas:

  • Port State Control
  • Oil Pollution Claims
  • Yacht Design Contracts
Other Services

We also provide training and other legal services that meet specific needs of our clients.

Training Workshops and Seminars

We can deliver tailor-made workshops that meet the specific needs of our corporate clients. These can range from half a day training workshops to those that take several days. We will be happy to discuss your training needs an design and deliver suitable workshops.

Establishing Links Between Clients

We can put clients in touch with law firms in different jurisdictions. We can help you to find suitable contacts depending on your needs. We have particularly strong ties with Turkey and UK.

Commissioned Research Reports

We can prepare research reports on all aspects of maritime law at various level of detail.

Conference Papers

Dr Ozcayir has been delivering talks at national and international conferences for many years on a wide range of maritime law.

Port State Control

Dr Ozcayir has vast knowledge and experience in the area of Port State Control. Her book on Port State Control is regarded as a handbook on the subject and is used extensively by lawyers and law firms around the world. We handle all issues related to Port State Control such as detention appeal cases, ….

Oil Pollution

Oil pollution incidence is still common. When it happens the liability of oil pollution can be huge. Dr Ozcayir is an expert in this area with extensive knowledge and expertise. Her book on  Liability for Oil Pollution and Collisions is highly regarded in the field of maritime law.

Yatch Design Contracts

If you are thinking of asking a company to design a yatch for you or you are the the company that designs and/or build yatchs, we can help you with the legal contract that you would need. We handle all  aspects of yatch design contracts and help to reduce the possibility of litigation and expensive disputes that can easily arise during yatch design contracts.