HPP is the leading full-service law firm in maritime, transport and aviation law in Finland comprehensively covering the logistics sector. We have in-depth knowledge of the legal issues involving the maritime, transport and logistics industry. HPP’s transport team advise both service providers and their clients on a diverse range of matters including contract drafting of charterparty, freight forwarding and multi-modal logistics contracts, newbuild agreements aviation and aircraft leasing, financing and operating agreements as well as assisting transport operators and authorities on issues relating to insurance and the procurement of transport operating services.
Our transport team also handles a regular caseload of transport-related disputes in front of both domestic and international court and arbitral bodies, including the European Court of Justice and the Average Adjuster in Finland, from major marine incidents to cargo damage and insurance-related claims. Our employment team also has significant experience of issues related to the maritime industry and frequently applies for injunctive relief on behalf of ship owners and operators relating to ship boycotts by relevant Unions.
Our team has gained international recognition as a leading legal expert in logistics in Finland. Our team has been consistently ranked by both Legal 500 and Chambers Europe as a Tier 1 team in the ‘Maritime and Transport’/’Shipping’ category.