Vanessa Tattersall advises shipowners, shipyards, charterers and cargo interests in maritime, international trade and general contractual disputes, with a focus on claims arising under shipbuilding contracts, charter parties and bills of lading. She acts predominantly in multi-jurisdictional commercial litigation and arbitrations but also advises on contract wordings, including advising shipowners and shipyards on renegotiating shipbuilding contracts and refund guarantee wordings, and on charter party wordings and amendments.