Our firm’s experience encompasses a wide range of maritime issues and exposures in the following areas:  marine insurance, including coverage disputes involving lost or damaged cargo, sunken vessels, and scuba and dive liability; the defense of Jones Act and general maritime personal injury claims; cargo disputes; products liability; and policy drafting.  Our clients have included marine insurers, managing general underwriters, and vessel owners and operators, whom we have counseled on topics such as: 

Our experience and resources allow us to implement proactive and efficient claim resolution strategies resulting in outstanding results for our clients.  Based on our representation of foreign insurers in international disputes, we have developed a deep and specialized understanding of the impact of broad jurisdictional grants under international conventions on the choice of forum and the interplay between such broad jurisdictional grants and local interests.