Robert Allen Law senior partner, Umberto Bonavita, advised on closing of 44.5m San Lorenzo, M/Y Kamakasa

  • Posted 10-23-2023
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Robert Allen Law partner Umberto Bonavita served as lead counsel to the Buyer of the 44.5-metre Sanlorenzo superyacht “Kamakasa”. The transaction, closing August 2023, involved months of technical matters, cross-border legal, structuring, and other complexities. It was a high-stakes superyacht transaction involving a broad range of jurisdictions (Cayman Islands, France, Italy, the United States, and certain Asian jurisdictions) led by Mr. Bonavita and successfully concluding for the Buyer. Other Robert Allen Law team members included in this transaction are attorney Roberto Rodriguez-Allen and senior yacht paralegal Julie Dunham.

Kamakasa, a 44.5m Sanlorenzo, was launched in 2020 with a beam of 9m, a draught of 2.3m and a volume of 483 GT. 

Robert Allen Law, with offices in Miami and Palm Beach, assists domestic and foreign clients with a wide array of legal services. The firm has a dynamic practice in the yachting industry representing buyers and sellers of yachts, yacht builders, distributors, brokers, maritime lenders and private buyers and sellers in yacht transactions and commercial & maritime litigation. The firm also assists clients with their business immigration, real estate, and tax planning needs. Robert Allen Law offers fluent support in English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and Russian.


Article Author: Carlie Sena