Business sectors


BMT has traditional close links with the shipbuilding sector, particularly at our head office in Bremen. Based on decades of experience in this sector, we integrate our expertise from various legal disciplines into our practice in the area of shipbuilding, in order to serve our clients’ needs in this sector by providing legal advice of the highest quality. We advise and support shipbuilding companies with respect to competitive tendering processes and vessel finance and investments, including creation of the necessary security interests.

Our strong notarial practice is at the disposal of clients for all notarisations and recordation procedures in connection with the acquisition and registration of vessels in the respective ship’s registers and the creation of ship mortgages. Büsing Müffelmann & Theye will help clients manage all of the issues in tax and accounting law in connection with ship construction, operation or sale, and we advise clients on compliance issues in this arena. We deploy the full spectrum of our expertise in transport law when advising and supporting our clients on all of the issues arising in the realm of shipping.