What is EMLO?

The “European Maritime Law Organisation” (EMLO) was established to provide a neutral and independent forum for debate and research on issues of interest to those concerned with EU maritime affairs. We are an independent body and hold conferences and seminars on all aspects of EU maritime law, ranging from competition and trade to safety and the environment.

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Membership of EMLO offers a series of benefits and comes in various categories. Visit the membership page or “contact us” to find out more.

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Spring Seminar

We are delighted to announce that our 2017 Spring Seminar held in Genoa on 27 April 2017 was a great success.

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Annual Conference

Save the date! Our 2017 Annual Conference is to be held in Hamburg on the 2-3 November 2017. Details to follow – definitely not an event to miss.

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EMLO appoints its new Secretary General

EMLO has appointed its new Secretary General at their Annual Council meeting in Hamburg on the eve of its’ Annual Conference. Martine André Dittmer, a partner in the leading Danish law firm Gorrissen Federspiel, has been elected to the role.

Martin, who has extensive practical experience within Community law, including competition law and public procurement law, has special insight into the energy, airline, shipping and telecommunications sectors and is a regular speaker on topics concerning competition law and public procurement.

“We are delighted to welcome Martin as the new Secretary General” says Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers the Chairman of EMLO, “I look forward to working with him in the future.”