CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS, una de las publicaciones internacionales de referencia en el ámbito del Derecho, selecciona, un año más, al Despacho como líder en Derecho marítimo (Shipping. Band 1). En el año 2018, ALBORS GALIANO PORTALES vuelve a encabezar el prestigioso Top ranked Chambers Europe, que distingue la excelencia en la profesión jurídica, el crecimiento estratégico de las Firmas y su extraordinario servicio al cliente, en esta especialidad (Band 1). Sus Socios Eduardo Albors (Band 1), Javier Portales (Band 1) y Alfonso de Ochoa (Band 4) ocupan las primeras posiciones del ranking. En Derecho del seguro (Insurance), ALBORS GALIANO PORTALES figura entre las firmas más reputadas en España en esta especialidad.
What the team is known for Superb practice admired for its considerable shipping litigation and arbitration expertise. Advises on a wide range of issues, including contracts, shipping finance and accidents, in addition to regulatory matters, cargo claims and salvage cases. Additionally acts on marine pollution mandates. Represents shipowners, charterers and operators.
Strengths Interviewees describe the team as “the number one in Spain”for its “excellent personal treatment and in-depth understanding of maritime legislation and disputes.”
One impressed client states: “The team has exceeded all expectations, which were high to begin with.”
Eduardo Albors receives widespread commendation from peers for his long-standing career in shipping law. His extensive expertise covers charter party disputes, ship arrests and related insurance matters. Interviewees commend his “precision, clarity and knowledge of the law.”
Javier Portales is widely commended for his experience and knowledge of shipping matters in Spain. His expertise includes shipbuilding, charter party and bills of lading disputes and ship arrests. Sources further enthuse: “He can clearly detect clients’ needs and he focuses his advice on finding solutions and reaching agreements.”
Alfonso de Ochoa Martínez specialises in maritime law and insurance matters. Interviewees note: “He’s a knowledgeable shipping lawyer who is very good at solving problems.”