Seattle Maritime Attorneys
Experienced on Deck and in the Court Room
Protecting the Rights of Those Injured at Sea
Seattle Maritime Attorneys is made up of some of the most experienced attorneys engaged in the practice of maritime law. They have handled claims all across the nation, and have both the practical experience of working on ships along with the necessary courtroom experience it takes to successfully handle all types of maritime claims. Please feel free to give us a call, we will be happy to discuss your case with you free of charge.
The attorneys at Seattle Maritime Attorneys provide skilled representation on behalf of nearly everyone who has been injured while on a vessel -- cruise ship passengers, pleasure boaters, tug and barge workers, ferry workers, oil rig workers, seafood processors, commercial fishermen, merchant seamen, sailors working with the military Sea-lift Command and many others.
The attorneys at SMA regularly handle Jones Act and maritime injury cases originating from all over the globe and from all parts of the North American continent, including the Gulf of Alaska, the Bering Sea, the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico.
Whomever you are and however or wherever you were injured, our attorneys will work closely with you to identify your unique needs and to aggressively pursue the compensation you are entitled to receive. Our practice focuses on two general types of claims:
- Jones Act Claims — These cases involve wage claims or injuries to people who work on tugs, ferries, barges, cargo vessels, oil platforms, commercial fishing boats, offshore seafood processors, cruise ships and other marine vessels.
- Passenger claims — These cases include cruise ship passenger injury claims, accidents involving yachts and other pleasure boats, and injuries to passengers on ferry boats or fishing and sightseeing charters.
- FTCA Claims - These cases include claims on behalf of sailors working for the Department of Navy and the Military Sea-Lift.
We Put the Wind Back in Your Sails
You've been through enough and shouldn't have to spend any more time dealing with difficult legal problems, insurance companies or employers. Let us take care of these troubles for you. Contact us today for a free initial consultation with a highly skilled and experienced maritime law attorney.
Our nationwide toll free number is 877-800-1007.
Our local numbers are 425-454-3800 (Bellevue) and 206-729-5252 (Seattle).