Wessel advises and represents mainly shipping companies and their insurers, in particular P&I clubs. Wessel focuses on legal issues arising in connection with collisions, salvage, cargo damage, passenger and charterparty claims, and acts for ship owners in connection with the sale and purchase of their vessels. Prior to joining LEBUHN & PUCHTA, Wessel worked for a law firm specialising in ship finance, sale and purchase of vessels and yachts and vessel/yacht registration.