Who We Are

Hannaford Turner comprises an experienced team of lawyers, who work closely with clients to ensure the highest possible standard of legal service.

Our Expertise

Hannaford Turner is a specialist law firm based in the City of London offering bespoke legal advice.

Our Legal Services

Specialist Legal Services

Ship Finance

Our ship finance team acts for financiers and borrowers in a wide range of debt finance transactions.

Sale & Purchase

Our commercial shipping team has a wealth of experience in negotiating contracts the sale and purchase of second-hand ships.


Advising and assisting our clients with their newbuilding projects is a core area of our practice and, in a number of cases, we are engaged in large-scale fleet renewal programmes.

Refit, Repair & Conversion

We have years of experience working for shipyards, ship repair facilities and owners in the repair, refit and conversion of ships and offshore units and installations.

Structuring & Restructuring

We have recognised expertise and experience in assisting owners, financiers and investors in understanding the complexities of maritime law both in the context of distressed situations and opportunistic investments.

Aviation - Private and Business

We provide a broad suite of legal services to the private aviation industry representing owners, buyers and sellers of private and business jets and helicopters.


Our superyacht team comprises recognised industry leading experts. We provide a comprehensive offering to the superyacht sector and have a depth of experience in acting for superyacht owners, buyers, family offices, trustees/fiduciaries, yacht managers, shipyards, yacht designers, financiers, project managers and yacht brokers. We also often assist other law firms, both in the United Kingdom and Internationally, where specialist maritime advice is required.

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