CHRISTOPHER BREHMCHRISTOPHER BREHM

Lawyer

PROFILES

  • Admitted to the Paris bar since 2006
  • Admitted to the Quebec bar since 2018

As a former associate of HFW LLP for almost 10 years before joining HMN & Partners, Christopher Brehm has developed a significant practice in shipping litigation. He is acting for Domestic and foreign shipping companies and shipowners as well as their insurers (P&I Club, H&M, cargo) in disputes relating to major casualties or cargo claims.
He has also a significant experience in logistics and transport litigation (road, rail, hazardous cargo) and assists major rail companies in their disputes with fellow operators, clients and regulators.
He also assists major French and foreign insurance companies in disputes involving their insureds' in transport disputes, commercial disputes as well as general civil liability.

EDUCATION

  • Masters of Law 2 in International Business law (University of Aix-Marseille III– 2002)
  • Masters of law 1 in business law (University Robert Schuman Strasbourg / Universiteit Leiden (The Netherlands) 2001)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN

  • French
  • English

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Transport and Logistics

OTHERS AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Shipping law
  • Industrial Risks
  • International litigation and Arbitration