Arbitration as an alternative dispute resolution platform offers a solution to protracted court proceedings. It is designed to provide a quick and efficient solution to solve disputes in the yachting business.
The Silver Oars of IYAC
Robert N. (“Bob”) Allen Jr. is the senior partner at Robert Allen Law, which focuses a significant part of its practice on the yachting industry. Bob, himself, has advised the largest yacht manufacturing groups in the world with respect to their operations in the U.S., the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
tel. +1 305-490-6592
Mr. Maass heads Alley, Maass, Rogers & Lindsay, P.A.’s Maritime Department, which specializes in yacht transactions. He represents a broad spectrum of the marine industry, including yacht owners, crew, manufacturers, dealers, brokers, and vendors.
tel. +1 561-659-1770
Carol S. Waxler, a Partner with Alley, Maass, Rogers & Lindsay, P.A., has represented and advised clients in the complex issues entailed in the purchase, ownership, sale, construction, operational and crew issues, and cruising of yachts worldwide. She also has extensive experience in secured financing of yachts representing both buyers and lenders.
tel. +1 772-287-4404
James founded the firm and is recognised internationally for his knowledge and expertise. He has been shortlisted for the Citywealth Lawyer of the Year Award and recognised as a leading advisor within the London market for ultra-high net worth sector.
tel. +44 207 846 0341
James Jaffa, Jaffa & Co.
The advantage of appointing arbitrators from a curated panel, in the relevant legal jurisdictions, is not to be underestimated because it guarantees a sound understanding of the underlying basis of the dispute, as well as the high expectations of superyacht litigants.