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Robert Newton

Robert Newton

Marine Manager

Robert is a Master Mariner with over 16 years’ experience of working at sea. Having gained experience on a diverse range of vessels in both the deep sea and offshore sector up to Senior Deck Officer rank, Robert is well placed to conduct investigations on all types of deep sea vessels. Notably, Robert has also worked extensively on Dynamic Positioning vessels specialising in sub-sea operations within the offshore sector. Having worked ashore for four years in law enforcement earlier in his career, Robert combined interviewing, investigating and evidence gathering skills with his seafaring experience when he joined a leading London law firm. His background in law enforcement also provides a significant advantage when we deal with investigations by the MCA and other law enforcement agencies around the world. Robert has worked on a range of Admiralty cases including collisions, groundings, cargo disputes, MARPOL violations and salvage claims. He has collected evidence on numerous cases and has also performed as a Mr Fixit in many jurisdictions.

robert.newton@stann.com M:+44 7595 001470