News date: 8 August 2023
Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm advises all members of the International Group of P&I Clubs (IGP&I), which unites 12 of the world’s largest P&I clubs.
Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm advises and represents the interests of IGP&I clubs-members, as well as shipowners holding insurance coverage of the group’s clubs. Maritime Law Practice Team of Ilyashev & Partners, under the supervision of Sergey Nedelko, Attorney at Law, Counsel, a member of the London Maritime Arbitrators Association, renders full legal support under maritime claims on all issues arising from commercial shipping. Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm successfully defends the interests of large shipowners and mutual liability insurance clubs, provides them with comprehensive advice on Ukrainian and international maritime law.
Mutual insurance clubs that are part of IGP&I unite shipowners (operators, charterers) and jointly provide marine liability insurance (protection and indemnification) for 90% of the world’s ocean going tonnage.
Founded in 1899, IGP&I includes mutual insurance associations from the United States, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden, Japan and Luxembourg: The American Club, Britannia, Gard, Japan P&I Club, NorthStandard, The London P&I Club, The Shipowners’ Club, Skuld, Steamship Mutual, The Swedish Club, West of England P&I Club. IGP&I is headquartered in London, Great Britain.
Each P&I Club is an independent, not-for-profit mutual insurance association providing insurance to its shipowner and charterer members against third party liability in connection with the use and operation of vessels. The clubs cover a wide range of liabilities, including marine casualties, loss of life and bodily injury to crew, passengers and other persons on board, loss and damage to cargo, as well as pollution with oil and other hazardous substances.