WFW welcomes guests from the shipping industry to Owners’ Day 2016 in Hamburg

12 May 2016


International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) was delighted to welcome 70 guests from the shipping industry to this year’s Owners’ Day at the  Fairmont Hotel “Vier Jahreszeiten” in Hamburg which the firm hosted on 11 May 2016.

Moderated by Hamburg maritime partner Dr Christian Finnern, the event saw leading industry experts and ship owners come together to discuss current trends and topics of importance to the maritime industry.

In addition to Dr Finnern’s presentation on investments in shipping, the following WFW partners also spoke at the event: Dr Sebastian Wulff (Frankfurt) on ship financing by way of bonds, Gerrit Bartsch and Dr Christian Ulrich Wolf (both Hamburg) on the acquisition of distressed ships and Alfredo Cabellos (Madrid) on current trends in the Spanish shipbuilding market.