Pavlo Samothrakis practises in all areas of shipping law, acting for owners, charterers and cargo interests in a wide range of charterparty and bill of lading disputes, ship arrests, admiralty and general commercial matters. Pavlo has represented owners of vessels and other parties in the shipping and offshore industries in relation to several recent maritime casualties within the Middle East region. In addition, Pavlo advises on a variety of non-contentious matters such as the drafting of charterparties, contracts of affreightment, sale of goods contracts, vessel sale and purchase agreements, and vessel financing arrangements. Pavlo also represents clients in construction, energy and international trade in both local and international arbitrations and court proceedings.