Highly Experienced Maritime Lawyers

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Award-Winning Cruise Ship and Maritime Lawyers

Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A. is a preeminent maritime and admiralty law firm with an international reputation for integrity, compassion and excellence. Our maritime lawyers combine close to 100 years of maritime and admiralty law practice to serve clients who have been injured on cruise ships or in other maritime activities. We also handle matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, aviation disasters, automobile accidents, commercial torts, and class actions. Founded in 1971, our team is comprised of nine full-time maritime lawyers and a complete support staff.

Our cruise lawyers have received the highest forms of recognition in the industry. We have been named as Super Lawyers and the “Top Law Firm Protecting Seafarer Rights” by industry leaders. We have also been chosen among America’s Best Lawyers and are members of the Million Dollar Associates Forum, the Multi-Million Dollar Associates Forum and the American Association for Justice. Our lawyers have been recognized by Superlawyers and Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, and are among the highest rated maritime lawyers on Avvo.com.

Preeminent Maritime Lawyers

Our cruise ship lawyers focus on maritime and admiralty personal injury claims against cruise lines and other ship owners. Generally, our clients are passengers, masters or crew members from a dynamic range of commercial vessels. We also represent private party plaintiffs injured in smaller vessel incidents.

We represent passengers and crew injured or assaulted on supertankers, cruise ships, tugs, pilot boats, motorboats, sailboats, personal watercraft, kayaks and any other type of vessel. The scope of our representation includes people injured aboard any kind of vessel capable of navigation on the water and subject to the rules of marine navigation. While we are based in Florida, we represent passengers and crew injured on boats and vessels worldwide.

Our maritime law firm also advises seafarers unions, cruise line employees, and seafarers in general with respect to their rights to medical treatment, employment rights and wages under maritime law. We are highly experienced in handling seamen’s rights, “maintenance and cure” issues, and cases involving the Jones Act and other legal areas encompassed by admiralty and maritime laws.

Personal Injury and Cruise Ship Rape Attorneys

In addition to admiralty and maritime matters, our cruise ship lawyers also handle matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, airplane accidents, automobile accidents, commercial torts and civil class action lawsuits.Our personal injury practice includes catastrophic injuries, traumatic brain injuries, impaired vision, blindness, paralysis and spinal cord injuries.

We also routinely represent cruise ship sexual assault, rape and statutory rape cruise ship cases.

We regularly represent both minors and adults who have been sexually assaulted aboard cruise ships by either crew or other passengers. Additionally, our boating accident attorneys are at the forefront of overboard accidents and cruise ship negligence cases, including cases involving the overservice of alcohol to cruise ship passengers.

Cruise Lawyers with a Global Reach

While our offices are located in Florida, our cruise ship lawyers represent passengers and crew injured anywhere in the world. Our maritime law firm serves international clientele from countries spanning the globe, including North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. We have made appearances in courtrooms worldwide and are equipped to assist clients who speak any language.

Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A. helps clients recover compensation for any type of boating accident or cruise line harassment, rape, or assault case occurring on vessels worldwide. If you have been injured in a boating accident and would like to speak to a maritime attorney, please contact us by phone or through our contact form. An experienced cruise lawyer will review your case and outline your options.

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