Anne Rose

Head of Shipping Gibraltar T +350 20068450

Department Shipping dispute resolution Qualified 2008 Education (University) LLB at The University of Sheffield, BVC at Cardiff University Languages English, Spanish

Anne Rose

You, Anne Rose
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Anne heads the Ince shipping practice in Gibraltar. Prior to joining the firm she played a crucial role in the development of the shipping practice at a leading local law firm where she was appointed partner in 2017. Anne is passionate about her practice and her ability, motivation and attitude, together with the grouping capacity of her team, create value to her clients

Anne’s background is in civil and commercial litigation and Admiralty law.  She has a wealth of experience acting for and advising financial institutions, the local Port Authority and Maritime Administration, P&I clubs, owners (of commercial vessels and yachts), crew and shipyards.

Legal directories

Anne’s impressive reputation in handling shipping litigation has been recognised by leading legal directories.

Outside her practice Anne teaches the Maritime Law module at the University of Gibraltar for the Professional Certificate of Competence in Gibraltar Law.


"Kindness, empathy, communication and understanding is key."

What you may not know about Anne

Anne is passionate about music, family and friends, animals and travelling.

My matter highlights

  • Acting for mortgagees in, inter alia, the arrest of the first superyacht MY Bacarella in 2014 and the first sailing superyacht SY Windrose of Amsterdam on 2015.
  • Acting for the owner of SY A in its release from arrest.
  • Junior Counsel in the reported case concerning the image rights of a world famous footballer (2013–14 Gib LR 154).
  • Acting for insurers following an explosion at a waste sullage plant in 2011.

My testimonials and accolades

Anne Rose

“Anne Rose is an increasingly prominent adviser for shipping sector clients and enters the rankings this year. She is particularly active on contentious mandates and is highlighted by clients as "very approachable and engaging.”

- Chambers and Partners

Anne Rose

“Strong up-and-comer”, Next generation lawyers (2018)”

- The Legal 500

Anne Rose

“Next generation lawyer” in 2017 “shows patience and understanding of the client’ and is highly recommended for her work in shipping litigation and ship arrests.”

- The Legal 500

Anne Rose

“Joined recommended lawyers list as an associate in 2015.”

- The Legal 500

My recent publications

Insights / ICLG - Gibraltar: Shipping Laws and Regulations

20-08-2020 / Maritime

Gibraltar covers common issues in shipping laws and regulations - including marine casualty, cargo claims, passenger claims, arrest and security - in 40 jurisdictions.

ICLG - Gibraltar: Shipping Laws and Regulations

News / Admiralty Claims in the face of COVID-19 (Gibraltar)

25-03-2020 / Maritime

COVID-19 is, unfortunately, everywhere: on our streets, on our news and on our social media. It dominates our work life and our personal lives. The outbreak has spread from China to Iran and Italy and continues to swiftly move into more and more countries.

Admiralty Claims in the face of COVID-19 (Gibraltar)