As a Jacksonville, Florida law firm, we devote a significant portion of our legal practice to maritime and admiralty law matters. Our attorneys utilize their education and experience to address numerous issues and matters related to shipping, boating, licensure, and maritime commerce.
If you require informed legal counsel and representation for issues concerning admiralty and maritime law, we invite you to contact Solomons Legal Services to schedule an initial consultation with a member of our legal team.
Law on the High Seas
Because the laws that govern vessels are highly detailed, they may cause confusion to individuals who have been injured in a recreational boating accident or who have been charged with an environmental infraction. Our admiralty and maritime law attorneys know maritime law and work closely with our clients. Rely upon our lawyers to address your concerns and provide effective counsel regarding the following matters:
- Jones Act
- Boating Accidents
- Boating Under the Influence (BUI)
- Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA)
- Illegal Discharge
- Coast Guard Licensing and License Defense
- Merchant Mariners License Defense
- Wildlife Infractions
- Protection and Indemnity Clubs and Insurance
- Cargo Damage and Claims
- Preferred Ships Mortgage
- Vessel Documentation
- Vessel Arrest
- Maintenance and Cure
- Marina Liability
Admiralty and maritime law has a long, established tradition predating our country’s founding. Our firm, which has been in existence since 2006, understands and values long-standing traditions. We work to help resolve our clients’ problems within this highly diverse practice area, whether it concerns vessel arrest of a container ship, a Jones Act claim or an injury sustained when a boat capsized in the wake of a large recreational vessel.