Stephenson Harwood LLP
1 Raffles Place #18-61 Tower 2
T: +65 6622 9656
Dirk is a shipping and commodities lawyer based in Singapore. His practice covers dispute resolution as well as advice on drafting and negotiating contracts.
Dirk has extensive experience of arbitration and litigation. Qualified to practise English as well as Singaporean and German law, Dirk worked in Hamburg and London before moving to Singapore in 1997.
Dirk specialises in resolving claims arising from the carriage of goods and trading of commodities. He also has particular experience of offshore energy and construction matters. His clients include shipowners and charterers, P&I and Defence Clubs, trading and mining companies, shipyards, offshore operators, and oil and gas companies.
Dirk is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). He is recognised by Chambers Asia 2014 as a 'Leading Individual' in the Shipping Litigation category and is also a recommended lawyer for the International Arbitration category in Asia Pacific Legal 500 2015.