Lewis Moore

+44 (0)20 7280 9354
+44 (0)7989 349 037

Lewis is a partner in the London shipping team. His practice includes ship sale and purchase and finance, new building contracts and disputes, and charterparty and bill of lading claims.

Lewis has been in practice as a marine lawyer for over 30 years. He has in-depth knowledge and experience in all aspects of ship sale and purchase, and has been involved in numerous reported decisions in relation to charterparty and cargo claims.

Lewis graduated from Cardiff University in 1971 with BSc (Econ) grade 2.1 and qualified as a solicitor in 1976. He first became a partner in City law firm in 1980 and set up his own practice in 1987. 

Experience
  • "THE ACHILLEAS" (HL) [2008] UKHL 48; [2008] 2 Lloyd's Rep 275; [2009] 1 AC 61 - headline case on damages for late redelivery
  • "THE CAPTAIN GREGOS" (CA) [1990] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 310 - limitation of time for cargo claims
  • "THE CAPTAIN GREGOS" (No 2) [1990] 2 Lloyd's Rep 395 - cargo owners bound by bill of lading terms where delivery against LOI
  • "FINNROSE" [1994] 1 Lloyd's Rep 559 - strike out of cargo claim for want of prosecution
  • "TOISA PISCES" (CA) [2012] EWCA Civ 1625; [2013] 1 Lloyd's Rep 108 - alleged material non-disclosure in marine insurance claim
  • Star Reefers Pool Inc -v- JFC Goup Ltd (CA) [2012] 1 Lloyd's Rep 376; [2011] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 215 - anti suit injunction
  • "LAKE MICHIGAN" [2010] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 141 - time to commence arbitration proceedings
  • E D & F Man -v- Lendoudis [2007] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 579 - limitation of time to enforce arbitation award
  • "EASTERN NAVIGATOR" [2006] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 537 - whether appointment of arbitrator in time
  • "BUNGA SAGA LIMA" [2005] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 1 - whether owners liable on warranty of cleanliness for interim hold cleaning
Affiliations
  • Member of the Law Society
  • Supporting member of LMAA
  • CEDR qualified mediator
Languages

Spanish = Basic

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