George M. Chalos Recognized by Who’s Who Legal as a 2016 Worldwide Standout Practitioner

Chalos & Co, P.C. – International Law Firm is proud to announce that George M. Chalos, founder of the firm, has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal: Transport 2016 as a standout practitioner in the field.

Who’s Who Legal: Transport 2016 is the culmination of months of research and analysis in which the opinions of clients and transport lawyers from around the world are analyzed to compile a compendium of practitioners in seventy-six (76) jurisdictions who are considered leaders in their area of expertise.  All nominees in Who’s Who are selected based upon a comprehensive, independent survey with both general counsel and transport lawyers in private practice worldwide, and only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are recognized.

Mr. Chalos’ specializes in maritime and transport matters, with a particular expertise in Marpol and other pollution related matters, including the defense of criminal allegations and complex third-party litigation which customarily arises in any significant pollution incident. Mr. Chalos has been a published author with respect to the presentation of claims to the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund and the United States’ vessel initiative.  Mr. Chalos is a Proctor in Admiralty, which is the highest distinction and honor bestowed upon U.S. maritime lawyers by the Maritime Law Association and serves as a Member of the Board of the Federal Bar Association (“FBA”) Admiralty Section and the FBA Chapter for the Southern District of New York

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