Clyde & Co LLP - Marine Asset Law
Marie-Anne is head of Clyde & Co’s Marine Assets and Projects team. She joined Clyde & Co as a trainee and was promoted to Partner in May 2022.
Marie-Anne acts for a wide range of international clients operating in the marine space, including listed companies, energy majors, oil and gas industry players and smaller shipping companies.
Marie-Anne’s practice covers high-value, cross-border, complex matters such as LNG projects, floating oil and gas projects, shipbuilding contracts, charter parties (including long term LNG project time charters) and other service contracts. Marie-Anne has extensive experience with ship finance (including sale and leaseback), ship sale and purchase, management agreements, vessel registrations, flagging and joint ventures.
Marie-Anne co-hosts Clyde & Co’s Decarbonisation in Shipping podcast.
Marie-Anne really enjoys working with her team and is proud of the team’s achievements and the client relationships that they have developed. She regularly works with Clyde & Co’s global offices.
Marie-Anne has two children. She lived and studied in Bologna, Italy for seven years.
Areas of Expertise
• Non-contentious, transactional marine assets and projects
• LNG (including all off-shore aspects of LNG projects involving
FSRUs and time charterparties for LNG carriers)
• Ship Finance, including sale and leaseback
• Ship sale and purchase
• Shipbuilding and conversion contracts
About the Firm
Clyde & Co is a dynamic, rapidly expanding global law firm, focused on providing a complete legal service to clients across our core sectors of insurance, transport, energy infrastructure, and trade.
Through our international network, we advise businesses that are at the heart of worldwide commerce and trade, as well as helping organisations who wish to enter and grow in new and emerging markets. Our experience and regional expertise allow us to understand our clients’ perspective, commercial aims and realities. We advise corporations, financial institutions, private individuals, and governments across a wide range of contentious and transactional matters.
Our marine lawyers are based in over 25 locations across five continents, delivering comprehensive, commercially focused advice in all time zones.
With over 80 years’ experience in the marine market, making us one of the oldest maritime law firms in the world, enables us to keep our focus forward, helping our clients respond to fundamental changes in an increasingly challenging geopolitical and regulatory landscape. Our marine teams work closely with the insurance, energy and trade teams to provide market-leading, cross-sector advice to support and facilitate marine transportation.