PRACTICE AREAS

Admiralty


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Mobile's Gulf Coast location and its status as a major port have provided a favorable setting for Hand Arendall's full-service admiralty practice. The firm's admiralty clients include: vessel owners, operators and charterers; inland, harbor, and offshore towing companies; fishing industry companies; offshore oil field companies; cargo owners; shipbuilders and vessel repairers; suppliers; pilots; stevedores and terminal operators; maritime lenders; and P&I Clubs, hull underwriters, and other marine insurance companies, both foreign and domestic.

The lawyers in the Admiralty Practice Group are involved and experienced in the following areas of the maritime field:


  • Personal injury and wrongful death defense
  • Collision claims
  • Shipbuilding and vessel repair disputes
  • Offshore oil field disputes
  • Cargo claims
  • Longshore and harbor workers' compensation act disputes
  • Charter party disputes
  • Salvage disputes
  • Recreational boating accidents and disputes
  • Environmental matters
  • Commercial litigation
  • Marine insurance disputes
  • Contract negotiations and drafting
  • Financing and maritime lien matters
  • Customs and immigration
  • Administrative hearings and other matters with regulatory agencies
  • Maritime and international transactions involving bills of lading,
    letters of credit, etc.


For more information regarding the Admiralty Practice Group, contact Practice Group Chairman Norman M. Stockman or any of the other lawyers in the Practice Group.



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Friday, Feb 7th, 2020
Three Lawyers Named Members of the Firm


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