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Institute of Maritime Law

Dr Johanna Hjalmarsson

Associate Professor in Maritime and Commercial Law

Dr Johanna Hjalmarsson


Juris kandidat (LL.M.) (Stockholm) 1995; LL.M. in Maritime Law (Soton) 2004; Cert HE: Languages, (Soton), 2008

Having served as a tingsnotarie (Junior Judge) in her native Sweden, Johanna specialised in law reform, spending several years with the United Nations International Drug Control Programme and with the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina. She has been with the University of Southampton since 2004.

Johanna is the editor of Shipping and Trade Law and co-edits Lloyd's Law Reporter with Professor Rob Merkin. She is also the current editor of the IML's publication The Ratification of Maritime Conventions.


Marine insurance, carriage of goods by sea, enforcement of maritime claims, law of the sea.ditor, Shipping & Trade Law

Co-editor, Lloyd's Law Reporter (weekly case updates available through i-law)

Contributing editor, [2007] Lloyd's Rep PN (on i-law)

Occasional contributor, Lloyd's Law Reports and Lloyd's Law Reports IR

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Ms Johanna Hjalmarsson
Institute of Maritime Law
Southampton Law School
University of Southampton
Highfield Campus
Southampton SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 23 8059 2664



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