Maritime Law

C&M Advocates is among the leading maritime law firms in Tanzania, actively engaging in Shipping and Maritime Law practice.

If you are looking forward to engaging the services of a good maritime lawyer in Tanzania, you are already at right place. We pride ourselves as one of the best Maritime Laws firm in Tanzania.

The firm focuses on Shipping & Maritime law in Tanzania and across the globe.

Our team works together with other professionals, locally and internationaly, as the circumstances may demand, to provide legal services to the operators in the shipping industry in Tanzania.

Our range of shipping clients include shipowners, charterers, insurers, clearing agents, crew and port operators.

Our marine lawyers in Dar es Salaam are always available to assist clients to navigate difficult maritime transactions in Tanzania.

Specific Maritime Law areas we specialize in:

  • Ship Brokering
  • Chatering Agreements
  • Ship Financing
  • Ship Registration
  • Ship Arrest and Releases
  • Maritime Claims & Liens
  • Marine Accidents
  • International Carriage of Goods
  • Environmental Pollution and Safety Management

Our Services:

  • Drafting and reviewing of chartering agreements
  • Advising on marine insurance and commercial risk management
  • Advising on ship acquisition financing and shipping mortgage
  • Registration of ship and obtaining necessary navigation permits with relevant agencies
  • Drafting and reviewing of ship management agreements
  • Arrests and releases of ships to enforce maritime obligation
  • Enforcement of maritime liens
  • Seamen crews legal representation
  • Advising on statutory provisions applicable in shipping industry concerning regulatory compliance, shipping operation, environmental pollution and safety
  • General maritime litigation and defenses