I have over 20 years of experience in the maritime law field. Also have dealt with corporate and offshore law, as well as international taxation and tax planning. I have been a P&I Correspondent and later the risk manager and general counsel of a shipping company. I have worked for the last few years corporate and maritime Registry of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, attending the meetings of the Legal Committee of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds. Currently, I also attend other international meetings such as meeting so the United Nations Work Group 2 (Legal Group) of the Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia. Specialties: Maritime Lawyer experienced in marine insurance, P&I, ownership and registration of vessels, offshore registrations, yacht registrations. Versed in civil law and common law systems.