Toby has a wealth of experience in the maritime sector advising shipowners, operators, private equity funds, investors and financial institutions across the full spectrum of non-contentious shipping work. His practice has a particular emphasis on commercial contracts and environmental matters ranging from newbuildings, sale & purchase (including back-to-back re-sales and green recycling/disposal), charterparties, ship management agreements and commercial and environmental due diligence. Toby was part of the core WFW project team helping in the development of the Poseidon Principles, providing legal oversight and drafting input to the group of major banks and other leading industry players to support the IMO’s goal to reduce shipping’s total annual greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50% by 2050
WFW experts provide an overview of the Poseidon Principles for Marine Insurance, which entered into force in early May, with the aim to establish a framework to engage with the shipping industry and support net-zero insurance.Read more
Watson Farley & Williams provide an overview of The Clydebank Declaration, describing what is the aim of it, its importance, as well as four key principles to adhere to.Read more
Did you know that Manager Base matters for 2020? Turkey-based managers with Handymax had approximately 151% more on Detention Rate than the global average.