Peter Mills
T (852) 2851 6999
D (852) 2851 9931
F (852) 2851 6889
M (852) 9861 4022
E pmills@hartgiles.com


Peter Mills is a dispute resolution lawyer with particular emphasis on maritime matters. These include:

  • Salvage, Collision, Total Loss of Ships and Cargoes; Cargo Claims, Fire, Pollution, General Average, Protection & Indemnity and Marine Insurance.
  • Wreck Removal, Scrap Sales, Disposal of Distressed Cargoes and Damage to fixed and Floating Objects.
  • Trade Disputes, Charterparty Disputes, Bill of Lading Claims, Pilotage and Arrest of Ships.
  • Crisis and Casualty Management, Unsafe Berth and Port Disputes, Performance Disputes and Personal Injury and Death Claims.
  • International Enforcement of Awards and Judgments.
  • Sale and Purchase of Ships and cargoes.

He was admitted as a Barrister & Solicitor in New Zealand in 1979, as a Solicitor in England & Wales in 1984 and as a Solicitor in Hong Kong in 1990.

Peter is currently the Secretary of the Hong Kong Maritime Law Association.