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Martyn Haines
Master Mariner/Mediator at .


Martyn is a Master Mariner with 44 years' experience in the shipping industry. A combination of time at sea followed by commercial operations and fleet management leading to 15 years at a leading International Group P&I Club where he was a Senior Claims Director handling high value casualties and an Area Syndicate Manager.

Martyn joined Clyde & Co in June 2011 and is a marine consultant, casualty investigator and case handler. He specialises in handling vessel casualties including collisions, groundings, dock damages, fires, explosions and personal injuries where evidence gathering, taking witness statements and analysis is required.

After qualification Martyn is an Accredited Mediator with the Civil Mediation Council and a member of the Society of Mediators. He specialises in shipping and civil dispute resolutions.

He is Freeman at the Honourable Company of Master Mariners, a Younger Brother at Trinity House and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.

Agenda Sessions

  • Chairman's Welcome

  • Chairman's Tutorial: Introducing the industry map

  • Chairman's opening remarks

  • Chairman's closing remarks and end of day two

  • Chairman's opening remarks and examining the industry map

  • Chair’s opening remarks

  • Practical Workshop: Ships Collide! Who can make a claim? Marine accidents and claims handling

  • Chairman's closing remarks and end of day four

  • Chairman's summary