specialist shipping, rail and logistics lawyers

Plain talking & pragmatic

Myton Law is a niche firm of specialist shipping, rail and logistics lawyers committed to providing timely, expert, pragmatic legal advice.

Our ethos

It's really quite simple. We believe in developing partnerships with our clients so that we can understand what is most important to them and be trusted to take care of their best interests. We are committed to plain talking, taking a pragmatic, commercial approach to the work that we do and acting with integrity and honesty.

Our approach

We are not your typical law firm. We follow no preset notion of what a law firm should look like, operate like or act like. We put a lot of effort into ensuring that we provide the highest quality service to our clients in an environment that is professionally and personally rewarding.

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Specialist legal advice, when you need it.

 Meeting the specialist legal needs of the shipping, rail & logistics sectors.

Led by highly experienced lawyers with national reputations in their fields, we have a strong team of bright professionals providing first class legal knowledge and commercial acumen to give you the best advice.


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News & knowledge

We are committed to sharing our expertise and knowledge as well as keeping you up to date with all our news. If you're looking for expert comment across any of our practice areas, have any other media enquiries or to find out more about our news stories, please contact Carol Stovin.

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"Ocean Prefect"

For the first time, the English High Court was asked to adjudicate on the inadmissibility of a MAIB report in a private and confidential arbitration. The rival contentions were - was the  court’s permission  required under Reg 14(14) Merchant Shipping (Accident Reporting and Investigation) Regulations 2012; or was the decision as to the admissibility of the report  a matter for arbitral tribunal pursuant to S34(2)(f) Arbitration Act 1996.

Ho v Adelekun: Court of Appeal re-establishes fixed cost provisions under Part 36 offer

In the recent case of Ho v Adelekun [2019] WL 06119464 the Court of Appeal has provided further guidance on the relevant costs regime in relation to claims subject to fixed costs, by way of reaffirming the importance of a ‘correctly construed’ Part 36 offer.


Myton Law has advised rail freight company DCRail regarding the purchase and overhaul of four Class 60 locomotives.