Marine Law - Boats, Yachts and Superyachts

Stirling Ackroyd Legal has extensive wide-ranging experience in what is known to be an extremely niche aspect of law. We regularly act for high net-worth individuals and corporations to assist in their off-land transactions. We offer a tailored approach to each of our clients to enable us to provide a more hands-on and personal service. It is absolutely essential to have a superyacht solicitor to guide you through the transaction and streamline the process for you to avoid any delays and complications

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Sale and purchases of watercrafts including boats, boathouses, canal boats, yachts and superyachts etc
  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing yacht construction agreements
  • Crew staff agreements
  • Corporate issues and ownership structures
  • Litigation and dispute resolution
  • Boat registration
  • Financial Lender’s arrangements including banks and other forms of finance
  • Conversion agreements


Here is a step by step outline on the transaction:

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