Admiralty and Maritime Law

Our goal is to assist our clients as they embark on new and exciting ventures in the maritime world.  Transactions are one of several important areas of this field.  We are experienced in drafting a wide variety of marine and general business contracts, including domestic and foreign vessel transactions agreements, ship’s mortgages, charter parties and towage contracts.  We have been privileged to represent owners, buyers, manufacturers, builders, yacht brokers, mortgage companies and banks in such transactions.

Robert Allen Law also offers a wide range of maritime litigation services delivered by experienced attorneys who play a primary role in determining and shaping each client’s litigation strategy. The client will work closely with our litigation and transactional counsels to develop a well-rounded litigation plan.

Major admiralty and maritime transactions include:

  • Brokerage Transactions
  • Maritime Lending
  • Insurance Contracts
  • Crew Agreements
  • Yard Contracts
  • New Construction Contracts
  • Charter Contracts
  • Collision Claims
  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Marine Insurance Claims
  • Breach of Contract Claims
  • Brokerage Commission Claims
  • Vessel Arrests and Repossessions
  • Marine Salvage and Tow
  • Vessel Foreclosures
  • Vessel Warranty Claims

Contact Us

Robert Allen Law has offices in The Four Seasons Office Tower in the heart of the Miami financial district and in Palm Beach, Florida.

(p) 305.372.3300 (f) 305.379.7018
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