corporate members


ABS Americas
Since its founding in 1862, the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has been committed to setting standards for safety and excellence as one of the world’s leading ship classification societies.

All Marine Spares International, LLC
All Marine Spares International, LLC is an international trading company that specializes in the study and supply of American, European, Korean, Japanese and Chinese made machinery systems and equipment for the Shipping, Offshore, Military and Shipbuilding Sectors.

AMA Capital Partners LLC
Founded in 1987, AMA Capital Partners LLC is a Transportation & Energy Merchant Bank. We offer advisory services across a spectrum of global rail and shipping transportation interest while maintaining active capital investment funds.

The American Club
The American Club is the only mutual Protection and Indemnity Club domiciled in the United States, providing cover to shipowners and charterers against third-party liabilities encountered in their commercial operations. 

Argus Media
Argus Media is a leading provider of data on prices and fundamentals, news, analysis, consultancy services and conferences for the global crude, oil products, LPG, natural gas, electricity, coal, emissions, bioenergy, fertilizer, petrochemical, metals and transportation industries. 

Blackhill Partners LLC
Blackhill Partners LLP is a leading investment bank that helps clients secure the optimal outcome — even in the most challenging situations.

Blank Rome LLP
Blank Rome LLP has provided exceptional service to clients for 70 years and has become one of America's largest law firms by adding leading talent and new practice areas to handle critical client matters. 

Braemar Technical Services
Braemar Technical Services offers technical consulting services to the shipping, ports and offshore energy industry worldwide. From new building design and supervision to operational reviews, OPEX and CAPEX planning, casualty investigation and warranty surveys. The current team of 7 in New York consists of Marine Engineers, Naval Architects, Master Mariners and a Marine Civil Engineer.

Bruce S. Rosenblatt & Associates, LLC
Bruce S. Rosenblatt & Associates, LLC is a Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering firm, providing design, engineering and ILS support to commercial shipyards, ship owners and operators, the U.S. Navy (USN), the Military Sealift Command (MSC), the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), state and city governments, and foreign countries.

Burke & Parsons
Burke & Parsons, a world-recognized leader in maritime law, provides clients in shipping, chartering and international trade with superlative advice and assistance.

Capital Link Inc.   
Capital Link Inc. is one of the leading investor relations, financial advisory/ communications firms, assisting institutions, stock exchanges and companies to enhance shareholder value by identifying the proper business and financial partners, take advantage of favorable financing and capital market opportunities.   

Caribbean Ferry Service
Inter-Island Eastern Caribbean Ferry Service provides transportation to passengers out of Barbados to St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Grenada, Trinidad and Dominica.

Charles R. Weber Company, Inc.  
Charles R. Weber Company, Inc. is an independent full-service shipbroker and marine consultant, offering a broad range of maritime brokerage and consulting services to international oil, marine, trading and financial clients worldwide.

Citrin Cooperman
Citrin Cooperman is a nationally recognized full-service accounting, tax, and consulting firm with offices conveniently located throughout the Northeast, offering services in 4 core areas- Asset & Assurance, Tax Compliance & Research Services, Consulting & Specialty Services, and Business Advisory Solutions. 

Compass Maritime Services LLC
Compass Maritime Services LLC is one of the leading ship sale and purchase brokerage companies, with experience in most shipping sectors including dry-bulk carriers, tankers (ranging from crude carriers to oil product and chemical tankers), container vessels, reefer vessels, tweendeckers, cruise ships, passenger ferries, tugs, barges, and offshore support vessels. 

Cozen O’Connor
Cozen O’Connor has built one of the most renowned maritime practices of any law firm in the United States. Their attorneys represent a diverse range of global clients serving the maritime industry, including major vessel operating common carriers; ocean shipping company groups and alliances; vessel owners; maritime-related investors and financial institutions; ports, terminals and port/terminal operators; carrier-terminal management groups; P&I Clubs; chassis pools; and ocean transportation intermediaries.

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP represents multinational companies, international financial institutions, governments and state-owned entities, family and other privately held businesses, entrepreneurs, and high-net-worth individuals.

DLA Piper
DLA Piper is a global business law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries. Core practices in the US include: corporate and finance; employment; government affairs; intellectual property and technology; litigation and arbitration; real estate; and tax.

Doonbeg Group, Inc.
Doonbeg Group, Inc. is a maritime, project finance, metals and mining, and specialty lending merchant bank offering advisory services across a wide spectrum of interests. 

Eagle Ocean Transport Inc.
Eagle Ocean Transport Inc., as the USA Agent for Dorian (Hellas) S.A, provides services in chartering, sale & purchase, P&I and insurance, shipping finance and conducts industry and competitive analyses.

Euroseas Ltd.
Euroseas Ltd. was formed to consolidate the ship owning interests of the Pittas family of Athens, Greece, which has been in the shipping business over the past 140 years and operates in the dry cargo, drybulk and container shipping markets. 

Fratelli Cosulich/Asamar
Fratelli Cosulich/Asamas covers several sectors of the shipping industry and operates under the belief that, in order to maintain continuous contacts and obtain reliable information, they have to be present in all branches of this industry. 

Freehill Hogan & Mahar LLP
Freehill Hogan & Mahar LLP, founded in 1952, has established a international reputation for its expertise in all facets of maritime law, handling matters ranging from the most complex casualty and environmental litigation to routine marine insurance claims.

Future Care Inc.
Future Care Inc. is an international medical management and cost containment service provider exclusively to the maritime industry, serving shipowners and P&I Clubs in fulfilling the medical needs of seafarers, aboard ship and on land. 

Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG)
GCG combines the legal, operations and technology expertise required to provide Best In Class® services for class action administrations, restructuring proceedings, regulatory matters, mass tort litigation, legal notice programs, data breach prevention and response, and business process outsourcing worldwide.

GDF Suez Gas NA, LLC
GDF SUEZ Gas NA, LLC, along with its subsidiary, imports, distributes, and supplies liquefied natural gas in North America. Its customers include local gas distribution companies, electric generating facilities, natural gas marketers, and industrial end-users, as well as homes in Greater Boston. 

Hill, Betts & Nash LLP
Hill, Betts & Nash LLP is a full service law firm providing legal counsel on matters relating to Jones Act and commercial litigation, insurance, surety, admiralty and aviation law, as well as domestic and international commercial transactions, corporate governance, world trade and transportation, regulatory compliance, asset finance and bankruptcy. 

Hill Rivkins LLP
Hill Rivkins LLP is an established, enduring national law firm unsurpassed in the fields of admiralty and maritime, insurance, transportation, energy and international commerce. 

Holland & Knight LLP
Holland & Knight LLP is a global law firm with more that 1,250 lawyers and other professionals in 27 offices throughout the world, providing representation in litigation, business, real estate and governmental law. 

i.b.s. International Operative Services e.K.
To be able to pursue personal business or activities, an increase in personal security/personal protection, corporate security and the safety of employees has become part of a responsible corporate management. For more than two decades, the management and the employees of their company strives to protect their clients against such dangers through a wide range of developed services e.g. executive protection, maritime security, armed transportation escorts whether military or civil and since now for the fields of Cyber Threats and Cyber Security.

International Seaways, Inc.
International Seaways, Inc. is engaged in the ownership and operation of crude, product, and chemical tankers around the world. They provides shipping services to customers through voyage charters, commercial pools and time charters.

Jefferies LLC
Jefferies provides insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and government entities. They offer deep sector expertise across a full range of products and services in investment banking, equities, fixed income and wealth management in the Americas, Europe and the Middle East and Asia.

Lennon Murphy & Phillips LLC
The conscientious advocates of LM&P, dedicated to helping clients overcome obstacles and seize opportunities through the practical application of the law, consistently provide high level service through litigation, arbitration, mediation, negotiation, or by developing pragmatic solutions to complex problems. 

Lloyd’s List Intelligence
Lloyd’s List Intelligence is the world’s leading provider of shipping and insurance data, news and insight, as well as maritime and commercial law intelligence. Our NY Based Team works with clients throughout the Americas to provide quality service and engagement with the maritime industry.

Liberian Ship & Corporate Registry
The Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR, LLC) is a U.S. owned and operated company that provides the day-to-day management for the Republic of Liberia's (ROL) ship and corporate registry. 

Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce is a community of businesses -- including startups, long-time neighborhood stores, mid-market firms and large companies -- that help one another succeed.

Marine Society of the City of New York
The Marine Society of New York is a charitable and educational organization, the regular membership being composed entirely of seafarers, all of whom must be, or have been Captains or Officers of merchant vessels under the United States flag. 

New York Harbor Foundation
Established in 2010, the New York Harbor Foundation funds and manages mission-critical programs for Harbor School students that are above and beyond the school’s scope and DOE budget.

New York Shipping Exchange, Inc. 
Founded in 2015, NYSHEX provides the global shipping industry a standardized “over-the-counter” exchange for entering enforceable freight contracts. It is based on proven and relevant principles from the New York Stock Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the London Metals exchange.

Nordea Bank
Nordea Bank, a Nordic financial services group operating in Northern Europe, holds leading positions in corporate and institutional banking as well as in retail and private banking and are the leading provider of life and pensions products in the Nordic countries.

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm, providing the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service with more than 3500 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across the globe.

Poles, Tublin, Stratakis & Gonzalez, LLP
Poles, Tublin, Stratakis & Gonzalez, LLP  is a General Practice Law Firm with lawyers specializing in real estate, trusts and estates, maritime law, and ship financing.

Reed Smith LLP
Reed Smith LLP represents many of the world's leading companies in high-stakes disputes, strategic transactions, and crucial regulatory matters, with an uncommon commitment to developing long-term client relationships by delivering quality service and value.

Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt LLC
Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt is a New York City headquartered business law firm with leading capabilities in private equity financings, fund formation, and mergers.

RMK Maritime Capital, LLC
RMK Capital and RMK Maritime work seamlessly to provide their clients with a full range of maritime finance and advisory solutions.
*Investment banking and other securities-related services provided exclusively by RMK Capital, LLC (Member of FINRA/SIPC)
*RMK Maritime (Europe) LLP provides non-securities maritime advisory, first-mortgage debt, sale leaseback, and other commercial maritime services

Rolls-Royce Naval Marine, Inc. 
Rolls-Royce has a world leading range of capabilities in the marine market, encompassing vessel design, the integration of complex systems and the supply and support of power and propulsion equipment.

Samrat Container Lines
Samrat Container Lines is a shipping and logistics company, catering to various industries not limited to retail, industrial goods, pharmaceuticals, construction, oil and gas, chemicals, etc. and specializing in NVOCC (container), Project Management, Cargo Insurance Services, Multi-modal transportation services and Distribution/Warehousing.

Scorpio Tankers, Inc.
Scorpio Tankers, Inc. is a leading international provider in the transportation of refined petroleum products. On a fully delivered basis Scorpio Tankers will own 87 product tankers (23 LR2, 50 MR, and 14 Handymax tankers).

Seward & Kissel LLP
Seward & Kissel LLP, founded in 1890, is a leading U.S. law firm with offices in New York City and Washington, D.C. focusing on corporate and litigation work for clients seeking legal expertise in the financial services, corporate finance and capital markets areas

Ship Finance International Limited
Established in 2003, Ship Finance International Limited has developed from a pure tanker owning company to one of the world’s largest ship-owning companies, with investments in the tanker, bulker, container and offshore segments and a significant charter backlog. The Company was listed on the New York stock Exchange in 2004 and has paid dividends every quarter since.

Squire Patton Boggs
Squire Patton Boggs is a full-service global law firm, providing the full range of legal advice required to implement practical strategies and resolve disputes, and counseling governments on privatization of whole industries and on establishment of regulatory systems under which new private businesses can compete. 

Steven Hall & Partners
Steven Hall & Partners is a totally independent compensation consulting firm, specializing exclusively in the areas of executive compensation, board remuneration and related corporate governance issues.

Stolt-Nielsen Limited
Stolt-Nielsen Limited is a leading global provider of integrated transportation, storage and distribution solutions for chemicals and other bulk-liquid products, delivered through its three largest operating units: Stolt Tankers, Stolthaven Terminals and Stolt Tank Containers.

SUNY Maritime College
SUNY Maritime College educates dynamic leaders for the global maritime industry. Offering 11 undergraduate majors, including five ABET-accredited engineering programs and two master's degree programs, a distinctive hands-on approach to education prepares students for career success.

TradeWinds is shipping’s leading news service. TradeWinds broke the mold for shipping journalism when they launched in 1990 and they still remain the go-to resource for professionals today. Whether it’s tankers, bulkers, boxships or LNG carriers; insurance or casualties; shipbuilding, finance or offshore, it’s all here.

U.S. Coast Guard - AMVER
AMVER, or Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System is a worldwide voluntary reporting system sponsored by the United States Coast Guard. It is a computer-based global ship reporting system used worldwide by search and rescue authorities to arrange for assistance to persons in distress at sea.

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
United States Merchant Marine Academy is a federal service academy that educates and graduates licensed Merchant Marine officers of exemplary character who serve America’s marine transportation and defense needs in peace and war.

Vanuatu Maritime Services, Ltd. 
Vanuatu Maritime Services, Ltd. operates the central registry office of the Vanuatu International Ship Registry and handles all the details of vessel registration, mortgage recordation, seafarer documentation and all matters relating to safety and proper vessel inspection.

Vedder Price
Vedder Price is an international business-focused law firm serving sophisticated clients of all sizes and industries from offices across the U.S. and in the UK and Asia.

Watson Farley & Williams LLP
Recognized as the law firm that is trusted to deliver pragmatic, innovative solutions even when faced with the most complex of challenges, Watson Farley & Williams LLP is a leading international law firm dedicated to client care, industry focus and investment in its people. Working from offices in major financial centres in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the USA, the firm’s skilled legal experts deliver valued advice on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions and disputes.

Wiggin and Dana LLP
Wiggin and Dana LLP is a full-service law firm that represents clients throughout the country and abroad including publicly traded companies, hospitals and other health care organizations, universities, entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies, real estate developers, financial institutions, museums, charitable organizations and individuals.