Nikhil Datta

Associate

Nikhil is an associate at Wikborg Rein's London office and is a part of the firm's Shipping Offshore practice. He works on all aspects of transactional and finance matters in the shipping and offshore sector, and has experience acting for a wide range of industry participants including owners, charterers, commodity trading firms and investors such as leasing companies, banks, private equity houses and investor funds.

Nikhil's contentious experience includes working for P&I clubs, owners and charterers on charterparty and bill of lading disputes and for financiers in relation to enforcement for defaults under financing arrangements. 

Nikhil’s past experience also includes working in the commercial domain of the shipping industry in India, particularly in Mumbai and Gujarat.

2019- Associate, Wikborg Rein, London_NEWLINE_2014-2019 Associate (Shipping Group)/ Trainee Solicitor, Reed Smith LLP, London_NEWLINE_2013-2014 Paralegal, Shipping Group, Reed Smith LLP, London_NEWLINE__NEWLINE_
2012-2013 Legal Practice Course, University of Law London_NEWLINE_2011-2012 LLM (Maritime Law), University of Southampton_NEWLINE_2008-2011 LLB (Hons), University of Warwick_NEWLINE_2005-2008 Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Accounting), University of Mumbai_NEWLINE_