Joe Gosden is a partner in our London office with a broad commercial practice in the shipping, trade finance and commodities sectors.
An experienced lawyer with significant litigation, arbitration and advocacy experience, Joe acts for interests across the commodities, shipping and insurance worlds. He acts as a trusted advisor to traders, shipowners, insurers and Clubs alike.
Qualifying first as a solicitor and later as a barrister, Joe has full rights of audience in England & Wales. He advises clients on complex cross-border litigation, transactions and international arbitration. He has particular expertise in oil trading and trade finance matters in addition to classic shipping and commodities instructions relating to sale contracts, charterparties and bills of lading.
Adept at handling local interests and managing foreign proceedings, Joe has significant experience in running matters across multiple jurisdictions. Joe is often instructed as a trouble-shooter on transactions and is brought in to negotiate restructurings, distressed assets/loans and find solutions to disputed deliveries.
Joe frequently advises on and drafts lending structures, bespoke terms & conditions, sale contracts and letters of credit across the commodities, trade finance and shipping world.
Highlights of Joe’s work include the following:
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