Centre for Maritime Law

About Centre for Maritime Law

The Centre for Maritime Law (CML) aims to be the industry leader for maritime law research in Singapore and in the region, and also contributes to the needs and aspirations of the wider international maritime law community. Our research focus is private (commercial) maritime law, including: admiralty law and maritime arbitration; carriage of goods and passengers by sea; charterparties; the international sale of goods carried by sea; trade finance law; ship finance law; all aspects of the law relating to maritime casualties arising at sea; maritime private international law issues; marine insurance law; and oil and gas law... (more)

CML welcomes our visitors:

Mr Richard Kilpatrick
Academic Visitor; Assistant Professor, Northeastern Illinois University


Mr Paolo Zampella
Academic Visitor; Ph.D candidate, Università degli Studi di Cagliari


CML Research Associate, Luci Carey participated in the RSIS-CMSL Workshop by NTU on 20 June 2018.


CML congratulates Professor Stephen Girvin for being the top 10% of Authors on SSRN by total new downloads. Click here to view our Working Paper Series and here for SSRN.


Working Paper Series: P&I Club Letters of Undertaking and Admiralty Arrests
by Paul Myburgh, Deputy Director, CML


Stephen Girvin, MPA Professor of Maritime Law and Director, CML spoke on 'The Obligation of Seaworthiness: Shipowner and Charterer' at Dalian Maritime University (DMU) on 22 May 2018.

Centre for Maritime Law Seminar Series, "The Ship Arrest System in the Republic of Panama"
By: Visiting Senior Research Fellow Dr Víctor H. Chacón
Date: 26 July 2018, Thursday
Time: 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

Centre for Maritime Law Short Course, "Trade Finance Law: Trends, Developments and Recurring Problems"
By: Visiting Associate Professor Christopher Hare
Date: 8 August 2018, Wednesday
Time: 9.00 am to 4.30 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

Centre for Maritime Law Seminar Series, "The Endorsement of Bills of Lading"
By: Visiting Associate Professor Dr Michiel Spanjaart
Date: 16 August 2018, Thursday
Time: 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

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