Thomas Cooper hires partner in Singapore
Thomas Cooper, a maritime law firm headquartered in London, is hiring Steffen Pedersen as partner in Singapore. Pedersen comes to Thomas Cooper from Norwegian firm Wikborg Rein's Singapore office.
Pedersen has spent his entire career in Asia. His practice involves collisions, charterparties, cargo claims, construction contracts and financing projects. He has specific experience with major Chinese yards, having worked both for and against them, and has worked on investigations and security against counterparties in China.
Pedersen joins the shipping and energy team at Thomas Cooper. His addition brings the number of partners in the Singapore office to three.