Master Davison has been appointed as the Admiralty Registrar with effect from 25 February 2020.
Master Davison has been appointed as the Admiralty Registrar with effect from 25 February 2020. He will be taking over from Admiralty Registrar Jervis Kay QC, who took up the post in 2009. (https://www.judiciary.uk/announcements/admiralty-registrar-appointment-of-master-richard-davison/)
The Admiralty Court exercises exclusive jurisdiction over injury claims arising out of accidents afloat (as well as many other types of litigation involving ships). 9 Gough Square’s publication Work Accidents at Sea (https://www.9goughsquare.co.uk/work-accidents-at-sea.html), by Grahame Aldous QC and Linda Nelson, is now in its second edition. It contains indispensable guidance for practitioners navigating the procedures of the Admiralty Court.