Ms Alexandra Eriksen

Alexandra Eriksen

Lawyer biography

Alexandra Eriksen is a Trainee Solicitor at Wikborg Rein's London office.


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Shipping & Transport

High Court decision offers guidance on interpreting guarantees
United Kingdom | 22 January 2020

A recent High Court decision provided guidance on the rules of interpretation when construing guarantees that display characteristics of both on-demand and true guarantees. The case concerned a charterer guarantee, which was described as a parent company guarantee and had characteristics of both an on-demand guarantee and a true guarantee.

Class dismissed – charter terminated for want of class
United Kingdom | 27 February 2019

A recent High Court decision will provide comfort for vessel owners and serve as a reminder to charterers of the importance of documentary obligations within a bareboat charter. The court held that where a vessel is on bareboat charter, the obligation on charterers to keep the vessel with unexpired class certificates at all times is an absolute obligation and a condition of the contract.