About us

Winter Scott LLP is a specialist firm of maritime, admiralty and commercial lawyers

Our lawyers have acted in many high profile cases and casualties including The Starsin, The Erika, The Hoegh Osaka and The Ocean Victory.

We are recommended by Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a leading shipping law firm. Our Senior Partner, Glenn Winter, was the Who’s Who Legal Shipping Lawyer of the Year (worldwide) in both 2017 and 2018.

We have an extremely loyal Client base, which includes shipowners, charterers, oil companies and P&I and defence insurers.

We are particularly well-known for our expertise in Charterparty cases.

Our offices are located in a converted 17th century church near Bank station in the heart of the City of London.

“Niche shipping firm par excellence”

“A fantastic shipping practice”

“First rate of marine and admiralty law”

“A top quality outfit”

— Legal 500