Inhouse

Legal Counsel - Trading & Supply

Legal Counsel - Trading & Supply

  • Shell Trading & Supply is one of the largest energy traders in the world.
  • You will assist and support the in-house Shell Litigation Team regarding the background and business dimensions in contentious proceedings (litigation, arbitration, mediation) involving shipping matters.
  • Your responsibilities will include to provide professional, timely, cost-effective and practical legal advice and support to Trading and Supply’s Shipping and Maritime business and the freight desks within Trading & Supply. The position also provides legal support to other parts of the Shell Group which have a maritime component as part of their scope.
  • You will have an in depth understanding of the main legal areas relevant to shipping and maritime law including working knowledge of charter parties, bills of lading, cargo claims, demurrage, vessel management agreements and issues arising in the context of oil spill response. Recent litigation experience in these areas is desirable.
  • You will have the ability to draft with appropriate understanding and interpretation of the commercial intentions.

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