Craig is a partner in the international law firm, HFW, where he specialises in shipping. He is particularly well known for his expertise in container and ro-ro shipping, multimodal transport and ports and terminals.
In 2016, he was recognised as the World’s Most Influential Shipping Lawyer by Lloyds List and in the 2019 edition of Chambers & Partners, he was again recognised as a Band 1 expert with clients reporting that “He is very passionate about the industry”. Craig advises clients on dispute resolution, transactions, technology/IP and regulatory issues.
Craig was HFW’s Global Head of Shipping between 2016 and 2019 and sat on the firm’s Strategy Board between 2014 and 2016. He is now focusing on client work, enhancing further the firm’s global reputation at events like ESW and the firm’s strategy. In a previous life, Craig was a main board director of a European freight forwarder where he combined commercial and legal roles.