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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Lewis v Wandsworth London Borough Council [2020] EWHC 3205 (QB) – overlooking material factors.

Whilst walking with a friend along the path in the local park, the claimant was struck in the eye socket with a hard cricket ball and consequently brought a claim for damages against the local authority her evidence been that she may have seen the players and was not aware that hard balls were used in cricket matches played in local parks. The claimant argued that there was not sufficient signage and the public should have been prohibited from using the paths whilst the game was in progress.


Yorkshire shipping and transport law specialist John Habergham of Myton Law has contributed a section on UK case law to a new international guide to the ‘Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road’, known as CMR.


Myton Law has advised boat builder Parkol Marine Engineering on a vessel build and export contract with an Irish fishing company worth over £3 million.