NEW YORK, January 27, 2021 — Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Geoffrey D. Ferrer, vice-chair of the firm’s Transportation & Trade group, and a member of the Marshall Islands bar has been ranked in the Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021 Guide. The Chambers Asia-Pacific rankings are based on in-depth analysis, facilitated by a team of experienced researchers. Geoffrey has been ranked in the Chambers USA Guide since 2014 and is also ranked in the Chambers Global Guide for Shipping - USA, Shipping - Marshall Islands and General Business Law - Liberia. He is highlighted in the rankings as being, “well regarded by sources for his experience handling Marshall Islands legal matters. Based in New York, he is regularly mandated by a range of clients, including Marshall Islands corporations, on high-value ship financing transactions.”
Geoffrey focuses on U.S. and non-U.S. flag shipping matters. He routinely advises vessel owners and operators, as well as financial institutions in connection with U.S., Marshall Island, Liberian, and Vanuatu maritime and corporate laws. He also provides maritime advice in connection with shipping related mergers and acquisitions, as well as securities offerings. In addition, he represents clients in maritime lien and mortgage enforcement actions, as well as in marine casualty and general commercial disputes.