Tatham Macinnes, the specialist maritime solicitors, has announced that James Hickland has joined the firm as a Partner.
Mr Hickland (pictured) joins from Ince & Co where he has spent over 10 years developing a successful commercial litigation and arbitration practice, encompassing high value shipping contract disputes, international trade, aviation and insurance matters.
Simon Tatham, Senior Partner said: “We are very pleased that James has joined the firm. His heavyweight shipping and trade experience significantly bolsters our core offering as full service maritime solicitors. He is a rising star. We are fortunate to continue to attract the very best talent.”
Mr Hickland said: “I am delighted to have joined Tatham Macinnes. The firm is at an exciting stage and growing quickly. I look forward to making a big contribution in the coming years.”
He is known for his ability to bring complex cases to successful conclusions and was made partner at Ince & Co at the earliest stage possible.