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Laura Tang

T: +44 20 7809 2675 M: +44 7739 631 556 Email Laura | Vcard Office: London

Laura Tang Associate

Contact details

Laura Tang

Laura Tang
Associate

T: +44 20 7809 2675 M: +44 7739 631 556 Email Laura | Vcard Office: London

Laura specialises in insurance and reinsurance law and dispute resolution in the shipping sector. She acts for international clients in multi-jurisdictional disputes in the High Court and in arbitration.  Laura regularly handles both marine hull and P&I coverage disputes. 
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Laura is an associate in the marine and international trade group specialising in the marine insurance sector. Laura advises on coverage issues as well as subrogated claims across a range of marine classes of direct insurance and reinsurance business including hull and machinery, war risks, cargo, liability and yacht. She also has experience in dealing with non-marine risks such as product liability and E&O.

Laura also handles shipping matters including cargo claims and charterparty disputes. 
 
  • Marine and international trade
  • Shipping litigation
Advising H&M on liabilities in respect of a collision in the PRC.

Advising charterers on their liabilities to cargo and owners arising from the issue of unauthorised bills of lading.

Acting on behalf of a syndicate of banks over the enforcement of ship mortgages.

More: Marine and international trade
Acting on behalf of a syndicate of banks over the enforcement of ship mortgages.

Acting for owners in an arbitration in relation to cargo damage involving issues of seaworthiness and negligent stowage.

Advising owners on liabilities and general average issues following the grounding of the vessel.

More: Shipping litigation
  • Marine insurance
  • Shipowners and operators
Advising insurers on coverage under a war risks policy following seizure of the vessel by a foreign court.

Advising insurers on coverage under a product liability insurance in respect of third party claims of alleged false advertising and misrepresentation.

Advising insurers and brokers on potential liability arising from the claims handling process of a claim for a constructive total loss of a luxury superyacht.

Advising insurers on the loss of a yacht constructed by the assured under a marine trade cover.

Advising insurers in respect of a high value cargo claim under a stock throughput policy following loss and damage to cargo caused by a typhoon.
 
More: Marine insurance

Advising owners on liabilities and general average issues following the grounding of the vessel.

Acting for owners in an arbitration in relation to cargo damage involving issues of seaworthiness and negligent stowage.

More: Shipowners and operators

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