Smallegange is a Rotterdam boutique law firm in the fields of shipping & transport, international trade and insurance. We have a national and international advisory and dispute resolution practice with an emphasis on serving clients in the maritime, transport & logistics industry, as well as in the insurance sector.
The firm provides its services to a wide range of domestic and foreign clients, including (hull, cargo and liability) insurers, P&I clubs, banks and financial services providers, shipping companies, trading houses, (maritime) contractors, ship suppliers, terminal operators, shipyards and ship managers.
Smallegange has built a reputation over the years as one of the leading shipping firms in the Netherlands. Through its international practice, Smallegange has well-established relationships with a number of leading foreign firms, which ensures that we are able to assist our clients quickly and efficiently, not just in our home jurisdiction, but in multi-jurisdictional cases as well. In addition to providing our services in Dutch and English, we also have German speaking lawyers.
The lawyers at Smallegange are known for their practical and no-nonsense approach, with a keen eye for the commercial needs of the client. We strive for a direct and open relationship with the client, who may be assured that matters will be dealt with personally by the lawyer instructed. The firm and its lawyers regularly receive recommendations by independent ranking agencies such as Legal500, Chambers, Who's Who Legal and Expert Guides.