18Nov, 16

Moving forward in 2016 the EMCO GROUP welcomes the latest additions to the Group in furtherance of its firm commitment to service the evolving needs of its clients to the highest standards.

UK Elias Law Limited is delighted to announce that Laurence McFadyen has joined our Solicitors’ firm in the UK as Managing Solicitor.

UK Elias Law Limited is delighted to announce that Laurence McFadyen has joined our Solicitors’ firm in the UK as Managing Solicitor.



Laurence is both a qualified Solicitor and a Master Mariner. Complimented by his “hands-on” knowledge from his years at sea and recent return to gain a working knowledge of the latest ECDIS systems, Laurence is specialised in FD&D claims, shipping, admiralty and casualty matters. Clients who have worked with Laurence have commented on his distinctive perspective on issues that arise due to his exposure to both the legal and practical side of shipping.

Located in Ferndown, Dorset, England the firm is able to provide legal advice at a competitive level combined with practical expertise.

Laurence may be contacted at




Elias Marine Consultants Ltd is very pleased to announce that Andreas Maroulletis has joined us.

Andreas, as Legal Manager, will be heading the legal team at Elias Marine. Having started his career some 18 years ago Andreas, who is dual qualified in England & Wales as well as New York, is well known in the shipping and insurance industry and has gained significant experience during his time with BP Amoco, then in practice with Fowler, Rodriguez & Chalos, and as General Counsel to Synergy Marine. Andreas has also worked for The American Club and Skuld, where he specialised in handling P&I and FD&D claims. Accustomed to dealing with intricate legal, commercial and compliance aspects of the industry, we believe that Andreas is a “good fit” for Elias Marine which always aims to offer innovative claims handling through practical assistance and advice.

Andreas may be contacted at




The first of the second generation of the EMCO team has joined our Cyprus based Solicitors’ firm. Daniela Elias, daughter of Imad Elias (founder of the EMCO Group), has joined I. Elias & Co L.L.C. as a Trainee Solicitor. Daniela, following in her father’s footsteps, has passed her LPC having completed her LLB at the University of Buckingham and her Masters in Maritime Law at the University of Southampton. Elias & Co is a niche firm of Solicitors offering specialist advice and assistance under English and EU Law for the insurance / reinsurance and maritime industries in the Middle East and North Africa Region.

Daniela may be contacted at