Advocacy for logistics and ports businesses

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Twenty years providing advice in the Port of Barcelona and defending in court.
Advocacy geared towards the dynamism and strategy of businesses.
Project-based streamlined integration of expertise.
Multi-faceted and flexible structure that allows cost reductions

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Jacobo Peris' advocacy style is based on the ability to integrate within the client's structure and provide quick responses at a reduced cost. This allows many companies to bring in a specialised legal angle and improve their company's standing.

He defends clients in court, acts as a trusted advisor on boards of directors and liaises on other legal matters using a network of senior collaborators covering economic criminal law, corporate law, bankruptcy, labour, building regulations, family law, patents and brands.

He lectures as Associate Professor on Commercial Law at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and on the Master's Degree in Shipping Business at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. He is a member of the Spanish Maritime Law Association and the Maritime Law Division of Valencia's Bar Association.

He works with shipowners, shipping companies, consignees, terminal operators, stevedoring companies, logistics companies, storage providers, customs agents, traders, waste management operators and constructors.

Practice areas


  • Advice and drafting International sales contracts.
  • Advice on Logistics chain and planning
  • Compliance programs
  • Blockchain
  • Incoterms
  • Drafting and documentary review
  • Letter of credit and International payment instruments
  • Agency and distribution contracts
  • Deposit, supply and handling contracts
  • Waste management
  • Transits
  • Multimodal transport
  • Sanctioning procedures
  • Trading
  • Transport Claims
  • Railway Sector Act and its regulation
  • Customs law


  • Arrest of vessels
  • Port concessions and authorizations
  • Stowage
  • Patrimonial responsibility of Public Administrations
  • License for port services
  • Marpol
  • Port terminal construction
  • Port fees
  • Pilots
  • Coordination of business activities
  • Transport of goods by sea
  • Charter parties
  • Bill of landings
  • Ship leasing
  • Construction, reconversion or vessel repair
  • Vessels purchase contracts
  • Collisions
  • Assistance, towage and salvage
  • Maritime accidents
  • Liability limitation
  • General Average
  • Claims
  • Loss, damages and destruction of goods
  • Insurance, reinsurance Maritime claims and P&I
  • Recovery
  • Yachting
  • Fisheries law
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