LONDON: NOVEMBER 28, 2022: The organisers of London International Shipping Week (LISW) are delighted to welcome global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright as a Platinum Sponsor of LISW2023.
With a history dating back over 220 years, Norton Rose Fulbright is one of the longest-established law firms in the shipping industry. Today, it is a full-service multi-jurisdictional law firm offering a range of legal services. The firm’s worldwide network provides a full service on all shipping-related matters, from complex structured finance and anti-competitive actions to ship conversion disputes, offshore disputes, the latest environmental regulation and the impact of blockchain and the digitalization of the industry.
As part of its sponsorship, Norton Rose Fulbright will host the LISW23 launch event on Tuesday 17 January, 2023 along with a range of other activities during LISW23 week, to be announced in due course.
Simon Hartley, Partner at Norton Rose Fulbright, said: “We are delighted to continue our involvement in London International Shipping Week for LISW23. We’ve supported the week since its inception in 2013, and are delighted to be sponsoring the highly significant 10th Anniversary of the event.
“LISW creates a forum for innovative thinking and thought-provoking discussion, which has never been so important during this period of momentous change for the industry and global economies generally. We are proud to be playing a part in this and will be contributing towards a range of different activities, in support of our clients and the sector, throughout the week.”
Sean Moloney, Director of Shipping Innovation and co-founder of LISW, is delighted that Norton Rose Fulbright is sponsoring the week: “The firm will once again be hosting our launch event on Tuesday 17 January 2023, and we will also be broadcasting a daily internet ‘radio show’ from their offices during the week itself. Norton Rose Fulbright has been a staunch supporter of London International Shipping Week for the past decade and we couldn’t be more pleased that they will once again be playing a significant role.”
LISW23 will be held in the week of September 11-15, 2023 and will play host to the maritime world with hundreds of events attracting thousands of international industry decision makers into London during the week. The headline LISW23 Conference will be held on Wednesday September 13th while the LISW23 Gala Dinner will be held on Thursday September 14th.