José Manuel Zapico

Jose Zapico-Mackay


Partner. LL.B. Universidad Gabriela MistraI, Santiago, Chile (1991). Admitted to the Chilean Bar in 1992. LL.M. (Shipping Law) University of Southampton, England, 1995. Claims Handler at Thomas Miller P&I Limited, London, United Kingdom, Managers of the UK Defence and P and I Clubs. Work Experience with Shipping Law Firms Holman Fenwick & Willan, London, United Kingdom and Healy & Baillie, (today Blank Rome) New York, USA.

He has specialised in commercial, shipping, and insurance law and litigation. He has handled complex casualties and international litigation. He has appeared as expert witness in London arbitration and is the author of several papers in maritime law. Member and Former Secretary of the Chilean Maritime Law Association. Former Arbitrator of the Arbitration and Mediation Chamber of the Chamber of Commerce of Valparaiso. Member of the Valparaiso Bar Association. Member of the Latin American Maritime Law Association

Languages: Spanish and English.