Practice Areas

Admiralty and Maritime Law

With over 60 years of collective experience in Admiralty and Maritime Law, our Firm’s attorneys possess extensive experience handling a wide array of maritime matters, including litigation relating to injured maritime workers, collisions, allisions, the Jones Act, the Death on the High Seas Act, the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, the Defense Base Act, the Outer-Continental Shelf Lands Act and the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act.

Our Firm’s blue water marine clients include numerous domestic and foreign owners, operators, charterers, and insurers of freighters, tankers, tugs, barges, supply boats, offshore drilling rigs/vessels and offshore platforms. Our Firm also regularly represents shipyards, terminal facilities, harbor pilots and other companies engaged in brown water activities, such as inland towing operations and supply services.

We primarily serve the ports of Beaumont, Port Arthur and Orange, Texas, as well as the surrounding waterways in Houston and Galveston. Our attorneys are available 24 hours a day and can provide our marine clients with an immediate and effective response to any maritime crisis.