Zoe Pajot was admitted to the French Bar in December 2014, after completing a master’s degree in law and safety of maritime activities at Southampton (UK) and Nantes (France) universities (with honours). She joined Hesketh Henry in March 2018.

She has previously worked as a legal counsel at IMO (London) for the French delegation, in the Maritime Safety Division of the French Ministry in charge of the sea (Paris), and at the Mediterranean Shipping Company (Le Havre, France), on short-term contracts.

She handles cargo claims (subrogated recovery and defence), construction, purchase or sale of yacht and pleasure craft, and admiralty cases.