Shawn Novel & Associates understands the challenges involved in doing business in Bangladesh using inland carriers and in navigating the complex issues of the maritime industry. There are legal challenges in the carriage of goods both through international and local waters. Our work has helped vessel companies afloat and their owners’ interests protected. Bangladesh is an important shipping outlet where such maritime trade and transport accounts hold a huge percentage of commercial transactions of the world. We provide legal services to the shipping industries with a particular emphasis on shipping, commercial and project finance as well as banking advice. We have skilled lawyers apt at dealing with cargo and marine claims as well as disputes pertinent to marine insurance. We have represented and successfully brought about claims on part of our clients against international sellers and carriers of goods for damage and non-delivery of cargo. Our services extend to the area of internal maritime workers regulations where we assist the operators for protection from any challenges related to the maritime activity.