Geoff Farnsworth EDITOR
Geoff Farnsworth is a Partner at Holding Redlich and is one of Australia’s leading transport and commodities lawyers with over 25 years’ experience in the field.
He practices in commercial, disputes and regulatory matters for clients involved with transport, agribusiness and energy and resources, and works closely with industry associations, bringing a close working knowledge of industry practices to his legal advice.
He advises clients in relation to dispute resolution (including domestic and international arbitration); Admiralty claims and ship arrest; port logistics; regulatory matters; domestic and international sale of goods; trade finance and insurance; governance, business structures and competition law.
Nathan Cecil PARTNER
Nathan Cecil is a Partner at Holding Redlich with over 10 years experience in the shipping and logistics sector. He was recognised as the Australian Rising Star Shipping Lawyer of the Year in the 2014 Corporate INTL Magazine Global Awards.
He specialises in providing practical and commercial assistance to clients in the road transport and logistics, shipping, maritime, commodities and offshore industries. Nathan works closely with his industry clients to help them achieve their commercial goals and work through their regulatory responsibilities, with particular expertise in commercial and regulatory advice and dispute resolution.
Nathan is experienced in advising road transport and logistics businesses in relation to chain of responsibility obligations, developing chain of responsibility compliance policies and contract terms, responding to improvement notices and notices to produce documents and defending chain of responsibility prosecutions.
Danella Wilmshurst PARTNER
Danella Wilmshurst is a Partner at Holding Redlich and is currently recognised as a leading lawyer in the practice areas of shipping and maritime law, trade law and transportation and logistics law in local and international lawyer guides.
Danella is recognised for her expertise in a broad range of shipping and international logistics matters. She specialises in all aspects of commercial ship operation in Australia including the regulation of shipping, other marine assets and infrastructure in Australia.
Danella has expertise in land-side logistics associated with the international carriage of goods by sea and advises international forwarders, distribution agents and domestic road carriers on commercial and regulatory matters. She has acted extensively in litigated admiralty and maritime matters and in international and domestic arbitration and has expertise in relation to the financing and acquisition of Australian operated vessels and other maritime assets.
Colin Karlson CONTRIBUTOR
Colin has formal qualifications in auditing, training and chain of responsibility (CoR) as well as decades of experience. His organization, Karlson Services, specializes in Australian Logistics Council (ALC) National Logistics Safety Code (NLSC) audits, CoR risk assessments, due diligence, reasonable enquiries and accreditation audits.
Joseph Nunweek CONTRIBUTOR
Joseph writes for the Employment Law Insider and the Employment Law Practical Handbook, and has written for and edited a number of other publications. He is admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand, and previously practised in Auckland.