Jesper Windahl is head of WSCO’s shipping practice group. He is a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of Copenhagen (1996). For many years Jesper Windahl has focussed on the shipping, transport and insurance sectors. He conducts court and arbitration proceedings and has right of appearance before the Danish Supreme Court.
His work particularly includes C/P- and B/L-disputes, liabilities and claims arising from the collision and grounding of vessels, FD&D-disputes, the arrest of vessels, cargo claims and insolvency-related issues in the shipping and transport industry. He regularly attends seminars and conferences abroad, gives lectures and speeches and writes for legal periodicals. He has published the first Danish legal text book on freightforwarders', hauliers' and stevedores' liability insurace.
He has been employed as a part-time teaching assistant and associate professor in property and insolvency law at the University of Copenhagen, the Faculty of Law and has been an associate professor in transport law.
Wet and dry maritime law
Charter party and bill of lading disputes
Pollution from ships
DHAB 2016 and DSHAB 2021
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