The cruise ship accident lawyers at Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A., have been featured on over 50 nationally broadcasted television programs covering cruise ships disasters, cruise ship rape and sexual assaults as well as other cruise ship crimes.
With the development of the 24-hours news cycle, international cruise line accidents have captured the focus and attention of the international media. When major media outlets seek a cruise accident lawyer or cruise ship sexual assault attorney to interview as an analyst, they frequently rely upon the maritime lawyers of Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A.
Our cruise ship lawyers has been on the go-to list for a number of major news programs in light of several of the major incidents in the cruise line industry in the last several years. Maritime attorneys Charles R. Lipcon, Jason Margulies & Michael Winkleman have been featured prominently on major television broadcasts including CNN, Fox Broadcasting, NBC, CBS, ABC, E! News and more. Below is a sampling of our legal team’s media appearances.
NBC NewsJULY 2, 2017Michael Winkleman on NBC News explaining how common cruise ship sexual assaults are and the issues with prosecution.
FOX 13 NEWSJUNE, 14, 2017Michael Winkleman on FOX News discussing Carnival Cruise’s failure to hire life guards to prevent cruise ship drowning incidents.
NBC 6 NewsAPRIL 19, 2017Michael Winkleman on NBC 6PM News speaking on the addition of lifeguards to cruise ships to reduce drowning incidents.
NBC 6 NewsFEBRUARY 27, 2017Michael Winkleman on NBC 11PM News Representing Cruise Ship Rape Victim
NBC 6 NewsFEBRUARY 27, 2017Michael Winkleman on NBC 6PM News Speaking About Cruise Ship Rape Lawsuit Against SeaDream Yacht Club
ABC World NewsAPRIL 2, 2016Michael Winkleman on ABC World News Tonight: Discusses Cruise Ship Drowning
CBS 4 NEWSJANUARY 19, 2017Michael Winkleman on CBS News Covering Atlantis Paradise Island Resort Lawsuit
Channel 10 NewsMARCH 29, 2016Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman Channel 10 News Covers Cruise Ship Accidents Involving Children
CBS 4 NewsFEBRUARY 25, 2016Michael Winkleman, Maritime Lawyer: CBS News Covers Anthem of the Seas Class Action
Channel 7 NewsFEBRUARY 25, 2016Fox News Anthem of the Seas Class Action Lawsuit: Maritime Lawyer, Michael Winkleman
Good Morning AmericaNOVEMBER 9, 2015Michael Winkleman on Good Morning America: Maritime Attorney Discusses Cruise Ship Case
CBS NEWSNOVEMBER 9, 2015Oasis of the Seas Incident: Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman Talks to CBS Miami
NBC NEWSNOVEMBER 9, 2015Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman: Channel 6 News Covers Royal Caribbean Dispute
Channel 7 NewsNOVEMBER 9, 2015Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman on 7News: Caribbean Cruise Ship Dispute
Channel 10 NewsNOVEMBER 8, 2015Michael Winkleman, Maritime Attorney: Channel 10 News Covers Oasis of the Seas Incident
Channel 4 NewsNOVEMBER 6, 2015Miami Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman discusses El Faro Lawsuits
Channel 4 NewsNOVEMBER 6, 2015Martime Lawyer Jason Margulies on El Faro Cruise Ship Lawsuit
Fox NewsMAY 21,2015Michael Winkleman on Fox News covering What You Need to Know Before Taking a Cruise
NBC's The Today ShowAPRIL 3, 2015Michael Winkleman on The Today Show discussing the absence of lifeguards on cruise ships.
ABC'S NIGHTLINEJANUARY 14, 2015Attorney Winkleman interviewed on ABC's Nightline - Cruise Passengers Overboard/ Our client Sarah Kirby
Fox NewsJANUARY 17, 2014Attorney Michael Winkleman represents a passenger who fell overboard on Fox News.
ABC 20/20JANUARY 17, 2014Attorney Michael Winkleman represents a passenger who fell overboard on ABC 20/20.
AL JAZEERAOCTOBER 07, 2013Attorney Michael Winkleman comments on the BP oil spill trial.
ABC ACTION NEWSAUGUST 23, 2013Charles Lipcon discusses a man stranded in Turkey after breaking his leg on cruise ship and has surgery.
THE WILLIS REPORTMAY 31, 2013Michael Winkleman discusses RCCL fire on the Grandeur of the Seas & the Cruise Passenger Bill of Rights
INSIDE EDITIONMAY 07, 2013Michael Winkleman Represents a Carnival Cruise Passenger that Fell Overboard on Inside Edition
VARNEY AND CO.APRIL 18, 2013Cruise ship lawyer Michael Winkleman discusses Carnival cruise lines on FBN
NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORTAPRIL 04, 2013Cruise ship lawyer Jason Margulies discusses Carnival cruise lines
VARNEY AND CO.FEBRUARY 22, 2013Cruise ship lawyer Winkleman discusses the Carnival Triumph on FBN
SQUAWK ON THE STREETFEBRUARY 21, 2013Maritime Lawyer Michael Winkleman interviewed on the Carnival Triumph incident
ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONTFEBRUARY 20, 2013Maritime Attorney Michael Winkleman interviewed on the Carnival Triumph on CNN
AMERICA'S NEWSROOMFEBRUARY 18, 2013Maritime lawyer Michael Winkleman interviewed on Carnival Triumph "Cruise from Hell"
JUSTICE WITH JUDGE JEANINEFEBRUARY 16, 2013Maritime lawyer Michael Winkleman interviewed on the Carnival Triumph situation
FOX & FRIENDSFEBRUARY 15, 2013Maritime Lawyer Michael Winkleman interviewed on the Carnival Triumph situation
AMERICA LIVEFEBRUARY 15, 2013Cruise ship lawyer Winkleman discusses the Carnival Triumph
THE O'REILLY FACTORFEBRUARY 15, 2013Attorney Winkleman interviewed about Carnival's "Cruise from Hell"
AMERICA'S NEWSROOMJUNE 13, 2012Michael Winkleman appears on Fox News regarding yacht hoax
AMERICA'S NEWSROOMJANUARY 30, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
AMERICA LIVEJANUARY 20, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
AL JAZEERAJANUARY 19, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
AMERICA'S NEWSROOMJANUARY 19, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
IMUS IN THE MORNINGJANUARY 19, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
STUDIO 11 LAJANUARY 16, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
HAPPENING NOWJANUARY 16, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
FOX AND FRIENDSJANUARY 16, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
JUSTICE WITH JUDGE JEANINEJANUARY 14, 2012Attorney Winkleman interview on Costa Concordia
PR VIDEOJANUARY 14, 2012Lipcon and Margulies Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine
NIGHTLINEFEBRUARY 22, 2011Lipcon interviewed on Cruise Ship Rape Cases
TODAY SHOWDEC 21, 2010Charles R. Lipcon, Violence in the Caribbean
AMERICA'S NEWSROOMSEPTEMBER 8, 2010Charles Lipcon interviewed - Rogue wave hits cruise ship, many injured
THE MORNING SHOWAUGUST 2, 2010Jason Margulies on Cruise Ship Safety
FOX AND FRIENDSJANUARY 1, 2009Charles Lipcon On Possible Dangers on Cruise Ships
WSVN 7 TEN O'CLOCK NEWSJUNE 3, 2008Cruise Lines And Medical Care
FOX 11 TEN O'CLOCK NEWSMAY 5, 2008Medical Care on Cruise Ships
20/20JANUARY 18, 2008Charles Lipcon and Cruise Lines
THE MORNING SHOW WITH MIKE AND JULIETJANUARY 8, 2008Unsafe on the High Seas
FOX 11 TEN O'CLOCK NEWSMAY 22, 2007Cruise Ship Industry Trying to Clean Up Image
THE BIG IDEA WITH DONNY DEUTSCHJUNE 18, 2006Charles Lipcon and Woman missing from Cruise Ship
THS INVESTIGATESJUNE 18, 2006Deadly Waters - Charles Lipcon [segment 1]
THS INVESTIGATESJUNE 18, 2006Deadly Waters - Charles Lipcon [segment 2]
THE EARLY SHOWAPRIL 29, 2006Drinking on Cruise Lines
INSIDE EDITIONAPRIL 28, 2006Drinking on Cruise Lines
FOX 11 TEN O'CLOCK NEWSAPRIL 4, 2006Maritime attorney Charles Lipcon interviewed regarding death on Carnival Ship
ENVIVO DIRECTOMARCH 24, 2006Richard Alsina-Cruise Ships (In Spainish)
MSNBC NEWS LIVEDECEMBER 13, 2005Jason Margulies And The George Smith Case
FOX26 NEWS (HOUSTON)NOVEMBER 15, 2005Cruises...Hot Vacations...Cold Truth / Cruise Ship Crimes
GERALDO AT LARGENOVEMBER 11, 2005Mystery on the High Seas
SCARBOROUGH COUNTRYOCTOBER 3, 2005Charles Lipcon interviewed regarding the investigation of George Smith case
A CURRENT AFFAIRAUGUST 19, 2005Hope's Story
A CURRENT AFFAIRAUGUST 18, 2005Jane's Story
MSNBC NEWS LIVEAUGUST 15, 2005Miami Maritime Attorney Charles Lipcon Addresses Important Issues
BIG STORY WEEKEND EDITIONAUGUST 14, 2005Charles Lipcon on George Smith Case
HEARTLAND WITH JOHN KASICHAUGUST 13, 2005Charles Lipcon on George Smith Case
SCARBOROUGH COUNTRYAUGUST 12, 2005Charles Lipcon on George Smith Case
SCARBOROUGH COUNTRYAUGUST 9, 2005Charles Lipcon on George Smith Case
CATHERINE CRIER LIVEAUGUST 1, 2005Cruise Line Crime
THE O'REILLY FACTORJULY 27, 2005Man Disappears From Cruiseship
A CURRENT AFFAIRJULY 22, 2005Cruise Ship Crime
FOX NEWS AT 10FEBRUARY 21, 2005Cruiseline Sexual Assault
A CURRENT AFFAIRJULY 21, 2005Crime on the High Seas
A CURRENT AFFAIRJULY 20, 2005Cruise Ship Rape & Sexual Assaults
A CURRENT AFFAIRJULY 16, 2005Missing cruise passenger George Smith
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS1998Charles Lipcon on NBC Nightly News
LEEZA1998Charles Lipcon on The Wardell Case vs. Royal Caribbean
- NBC News:
- The Today Show with Matt Lauer
- WNET Nightly Business Report
- Squawk on the Street
- The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch
- NBC Nightly News
- ABC News:
- The Early Show
- Fox News:
- The O’Reilly Factor
- America Live
- Big Story Weekend Edition
- Heartland with John Kasich
- Fox & Friends
- Varney and Co.
- Inside Edition
- The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet
- The Willis Report
- America’s Newsroom
- Justice with Judge Jeanie Pirro
- Happening Now
- Fox and Friends
- Don Imus in the Morning
- Major Television Outlets:
- Court TV
- MSNBC News Live
- Geraldo Live
- A Current Affair
- E! News
- The Morning Show
- Al Jazeera
- Studio 11 LA
- Numerous local news stations in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, and Houston areas
The lawyers at Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman are go-to resources for legal insight and commentary on cruise line injuries and incidents. Because of their industry knowledge and experience in maritime matters, media experts turn to our cruise ship lawyers for their legal insight and balanced approach regarding:
- Cruise ship rape and sexual assault incidents
- Passenger overboard and disappearance incidents
- Crimes aboard sea vessels
- Vessel groundings
- Onboard malfeasance and criminal activity
- Shipboard labor conditions
- Shipboard dangers and cruise ship safety
- Vessel stranding and losses of power
- Use of flags of convenience to avoid United States laws
Whether discussing the legal impact of the Costa Concordia grounding, the Carnival Triumph debacle, rape and sexual assault on cruise ships or cruise passenger disappearances, the cruise lawyers at Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A., attempt to hold the industry publically accountable so that cruise lines will raise the standards for safety and the manner in which cruise lines conduct their business. We are doing all we can so passengers can enjoy a safer cruise vacation.
View the clips below to see how frequently our cruise ship lawyers are called on by major media news sources to discuss cruise ship accidents and catastrophes.