Holman Fenwick Willan
Jasel Chauhan is a Partner at Holman Fenwick Willan based in Piraeus. He advises ship owners, banks and financial institutions on a variety of complex corporate shipping and finance matters, including ship finance, joint ventures, hire purchase and leasing transactions, corporate restructuring and reorganisation, shipping investment funds, shipbuilding and builder credits, interest rate and currency derivatives and security enforcement. Jasel has also been involved in some of the most high profile restructurings of Greek-based ship owners and managers in recent times and has been based in Piraeus since 2009.
Prior to joining HFW, Jasel practiced as a general banking and finance solicitor with a leading UK firm with particular focus on property finance, acquisition finance, asset-based lending and securitisation. Whilst on secondment to the business recovery/insolvency division of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Jasel also provided legal advice to insolvency practitioners in relation to administration and liquidation appointments in the UK.
Legal 500 (EMEA) 2015 describes Jasel as "standout" and an "exceptional professional" whose presence has made HFW Piraeus a "player in ship finance". Legal 500 (EMEA) 2016 describes Jasel as "astute" heading an "excellent" ship finance team.