Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific 2017 recognises Martin Scott QC as a leader in maritime law in Australia

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The members of List G Barristers warmly congratulate Martin Scott QC on his inclusion as a leader (Band 1)  in the "Shipping - The Bar - Australia" section of the 2017 Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific Guide. The Chambers and Partners Guide is considered the preeminent guide to the legal profession in the Asia Pacific region.

Reflecting his expertise in this area, Martin recently appeared for the Commonwealth in the negligence case against Chinese carrier the Shen Neng 1 over catastrophic damage to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park when the ship grounded.  He also appeared in the leading Australian decision on the Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims Act 1989 (Cth) Strong Wise Ltd v. Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd [2010] FCA 240; 267 ALR 249, [2010] FCA 575. Further details are available on the List G Barristers website -

Please contact Jane King directly on +61 3 9225 8558 or +61 414 251 921 for more information about the expertise and availability of Martin Scott QC.

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