Cocks Macnish
Ground Floor
41 Colin Street
West Perth
Western Australia 6005

Phone: +61 (0)8 9321 6676

One of Australia's leading maritime practices, Cocks Macnish is a firm of two Directors and three Associates. The firm was established specifically to cater for its clients in the shipping, insurance and related commercial fields.

It is now an incorporated legal practice being CN Legal Pty Ltd (ACN 154 539 643) pursuant to the Legal Profession Act, 2008 of Western Australia.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

Our services include legal advice and support in these areas:

  • Charterparty Disputes
  • Cargo Claims
  • Collision, Salvage and General Average
  • Trade Finance and Letters of Credit
  • Insurance Disputes and other areas - see Our Services


  • Regulatory and Legislative Updates

    • Revised MARPOL Annex V – disposal of solid bulk ca ...  Read more
    • Maritime Labour Convention 2006 comes into force Read more
    • Marine Safety – Domestic Commercial Vessels Read more

  • Case Law Updates

    • Atlasnavios Navegacao Lda v The Ship Xin Hai Tai ( ...  Read more
    • Ships Hako Endeavour, Hako Excel, Hako Esteem, Hak ...  Read more
    • Yu v STX Pan Ocean Co Ltd [2013] FCA 680  Read more