Currently Representing
Injury and Accident Victims
in Maritime Claims Against:

  • Carnival Cruise Ships
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships
  • Celebrity Cruise Lines
  • Norwegian Cruise Ships
  • Princess Cruise Lines
  • Costa Cruise Ships
  • Holland America Ships

Featured on National TV more than 50 times

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Our Firm in the News

Charles R. Lipcon Named to Best Lawyers in America for 2015

December 10, 2014

We are proud to announce that our maritime lawyer Charles R. Lipcon has been named to Best Lawyers in America for 2015 by Best Lawyers, the oldest and most trusted legal peer review guide in the world. The legal professionals featured in the 2015 “Best Lawyers” list are among the top four percent of practicing attorneys in the United States.... Read Article

Jason Margulies and Michael Winkleman Named Florida Legal Elite Lawyers

June 24, 2014

We are proud to announce that two of our firm’s maritime lawyers, Jason R. Margulies  and Michael A. Winkleman have been selected as “Florida Legal Elite” Lawyers, a distinction recognizing the top attorneys of the state. This is Mr. Winkleman’s first and Mr. Margulies’ sixth consecutive selection since 2009. We are also proud to announce that Mr. Winkleman was chosen... Read Article

Charles Lipcon and Jason Margulies Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine for Superior Legal Services

June 21, 2014

We are proud to announce that two of our firm’s maritime lawyers, Charles R. Lipcon and Jason R. Margulies, have been selected to receive the prestigious Super Lawyers distinction for their continued superior legal services in the field of maritime and admiralty law in the 2014 edition of the Super Lawyers publication, which rates outstanding attorneys across 70 different practice... Read Article

Michael A. Winkleman Discusses an Astonishing Overboard Accident on ABC’s 20/20

January 18, 2014

Over 18 million people went on cruise vacations in 2013. That’s millions of lives that could have been injured or killed in accidents caused by negligent cruise lines. Though we don’t always hear about the gruesome details of each and every tragedy on the high seas, the story of one cruise passenger, Sarah Kirby, has made headlines around the world.... Read Article

Charles R. Lipcon Featured in the Miami Herald

January 13, 2014

This week, our firm’s maritime lawyer, Charles R. Lipcon, has been featured in the Miami Herald in an article regarding the two-year anniversary of the Costa Concordia crash and significance of the tragic accident on cruise ship safety. The article discusses the capsizing accident, which took place on January 12, 2012, and how ironically, though ships have claimed they would... Read Article

Charles Lipcon Interviewed by the ABA Journal on Cruise Passenger Safety

November 5, 2013

Our maritime lawyer Charles R. Lipcon was interviewed for an ABA Journal piece on the devastating cruise ship accidents that have taken place over the years, and the many ways in which cruise industry clauses prevents victims from obtaining the justice they deserve. The piece, titled “For vacationers encountering trouble on cruise ships, U.S. laws may provide little help,” explores... Read Article

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    I highly recommend the law firm of LMAW, P.A. and each of the individual lawyers working with that firm to anyone with a personal injury or a maritime related case. The attorneys are very experienced, talented and thorough.

    - Bill Skye

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