Professional development courses - Introduction to International Trade and Maritime Law

  • Date Wednesday, July 3, 2019
  • Venue London School of Shipping


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London School of Shipping Professional development courses

By practitioners for practitioners

The London School of Shipping offers an extensive range of face-to-face programmes in commercial shipping disciplines, ideal for new starters or those working in the business looking to further their knowledge in specific industry sectors. The programmes are led by experienced course leaders supported by visiting expert practitioners from the extensive London maritime community.

Courses are held in our modern dedicated facilities close to London Bridge. We look forward to welcoming you soon.

Introduction to International Trade and Maritime Law

Wednesday 3 - Friday 5 July

Duration: 3 days

Venue: 30 Park Street, London SE1 9EQ

A comprehensive three-day programme including discussion sessions, workshops, group activities, case studies and multi-media presentations. The course will cover the source and context of International Trade and Maritime law; carriage of goods by sea, charterparties; bills of lading; marine insurance; contracts of sale; admiralty jurisdiction; maritime claims; limitation of liability; salvage; general average; dispute resolution and mediation.

Course Leader:
Susan Hawker Susan Hawker

Susan Hawker is an Associate Professor at the London Law Centre of the University of Notre Dame (South Bend, Indiana, USA), and visiting lecturer at Cass Business School (City University) and at HST Akademie Hamburg. She also lectures for the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers' courses, and for the UKSA's MCA Yacht Masters' qualification. In addition to her academic work, Susan speaks at and chairs commercial shipping seminars, and undertakes in-house legal training. Susan is an academic and legal consultant and examiner for the Grain & Feed Trade Association (GAFTA).


To speak to an advisor and to enrol, please contact us:

T : +44 (0) 20 7357 9722

E:   shipping-school@ics.org.uk

The London School of Shipping is part of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers


London School of Shipping
30 Park Street
London SE1 9EQ