ANDREW FAIRFIELD BSc (Hons) MNI
Andrew has over 25 years experience in the shipping business, starting with a seafaring career; sailing as 3rd - Chief Officer on both foreign going and short sea vessels, with experience on tankers, general, reefer, bulk and container vessels.
Following completion of a maritime studies degree, he joined Steamship Mutual P&I Club and then the Ocean Marine, where he was a Syndicate Head and Director. After consulting at leading international shipping solicitors, Norton Rose, he became the P&I claims runoff manager at Markel (J. L. Jones & Others) fixed premium P&I facility at Lloyd's.
Andrew's speciality is P&I and H&M related matters, with particular emphasis on collision, GA/salvage, marine cargo and marine liability policy disputes. He has spoken at seminars in London and Turkey on P&I and collision issues and has a specialised knowledge of the Turkish shipping market. Other clients include P&I Clubs and fixed premium insurers, Lloyd's Syndicates and various ship owners
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