Ocarina Marine Ltd. And Others –v- Marcard Stein & Co.

Alistair Schaff QC

[1994] 2 LLR 524

Alistair Schaff acted in a major trial between the bank and its customer which was only concluded on appeal in 1999

Practice – Writ – Application to set aside – Jurisdiction – Loan agreement, assignment of earnings and deed of charges entered into between German bank and Liberian shipowners – Documents contained English jurisdiction clause – Whether English Court had jurisdiction to hear action against German bank – Whether writ should be set aside

Date added: May 13th, 1994

Area of Expertise

Banking & finance
Jurisdiction / conflicts of law