MARITIME LAW

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HELPING YOU SUCCESSFULLY NAVIGATE UNCHARTED WATERS 

Maritime law is a highly specialized sector of law demanding an attorney with specific knowledge. Each case or transaction often deals with a multitude of legal issues related to finance, marine insurance, ownership structure, registration and documentation, and compliance with both domestic and international laws. Our yacht lawyers have decades of maritime experience and are considered boating industry leaders advising on a full range of maritime law issues.

MARITIME LAW SERVICES

Whether you are buying, selling, constructing, financing, chartering, repairing or own a pleasure vessel or yacht, we represent our client’s maritime interests in the following areas:

  • Purchase/Sale Agreement or Memorandum of Agreements
  • Domestic, Foreign and Offshore Closings
  • Pleasure Vessel and Yacht Documentation and Registration domestically and internationally,
  •  Yacht Financing and Insuring,
  • Marine Lending
  • Yacht management
  • Vessel ownership structuring
  • Tax, Duty and VAT Liability, whether domestic or international
  • New Construction Agreements
  • Vessel Repair and Refits Agreements and Issues
  • Crew Employment Agreements
  • Charter Your Pleasure Vessel or Yacht
  • Disputes and Litigation concerning your Pleasure Vessel or Yacht
  • Defending Against Seaman Claims
  • DBPR Yacht Broker and Saleperson’s Licensing issues, denials, revocations and fines

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HOW WE HELP