Ed Woollam is a transactional lawyer with 25 years' experience in the maritime sector. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and a tutor and former examiner for the Institute - having started his career as a shipbroker and ship manager in the tanker trades in the late 1980s. Prior to co-founding Wysocki Quinn Woollam in 2016, Ed worked in a number of City law firms at partner level and also worked as a shipping lawyer in Piraeus.
Ed regularly acts for ship finance banks, superyacht financiers, private equity houses, ship owners and operators, ship managers, cruise lines and ferry companies. Ed has extensive experience in negotiating shipbuilding contracts, vessel sale agreements, ship finance documentation, charters, ship-management and project supervision contracts, and generally all forms of commercial agreements in the maritime sector.