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255 Aragon Avenue, 3rd Floor
Coral Gables, FL 33134
786.221.0600
     

Serving Marine and Aviation Clients Throughout
the World.

Practice Areas & Industries

Maritime & Admiralty Law

Maritime and Admiralty law relates to commerce and navigation on the high seas and on other navigable waters. Specifically, the term refers to the body of customs, legislation, international treaties, and court decisions pertaining to ownership and operation of vessels, transportation of passengers and cargo on them, and rights and obligations of their crews while in transit and includes the substantive law and procedural rules associated with the legal maritime law of the United States, admiralty jurisdiction and procedure.

At Moore & Co., our litigation practice advises on the following types of matters: personal injury and wrongful death of seamen and passengers aboard vessels, compensation for injury and wrongful death of longshoremen and harbor workers, salvage, marine insurance matters, maritime liens, limitation of liability, collision incidents, marine pollution and environmental law, government regulations and fines, carriage of goods and general average.

Additionally, our transactional practice advises on the following types of matters: new construction of yachts and other vessels, purchase and sale of yachts and other vessels, marine financing, charter parties and charter set ups, crew agreements, ownership structures, flagging options, as well as customs and tax matters as they relate to the purchase and sale of yachts and other vessels.

Our lawyers are licensed to practice in Florida.