Owen is a founding partner of Hannaford Turner LLP. He specialises in a wide range of commercial shipping and ship finance matters for all types of vessel. He regularly acts for clients (particularly owners and operators) in transactional matters including ship sale and purchase, shipbuilding and vessel construction contracts, ship finance and corporate matters. Owen has advised on the establishment of a number of high profile shipping joint ventures and related debt and equity arrangements. He has also been involved in the termination of joint venture arrangements and subsequent sale/restructuring of the previously owned fleets.
Owen has also been in-house at Allocean Limited in London as sole legal counsel for a two year period.