MARITIME LAW

Maritime Law 

 

Maritime Law (also known as Admiralty Law) is a separate body of law governing a variety of marine-related disputes. Sherrard McGonagle Tizzano & Lind P.S. is one of the few law firms in Kitsap County that provides representation and advice on a variety of maritime matters.


Our firm helps commercial maritime companies and recreational vessel owners with issues relating to vessel assist, vessel salvage, arrest of vessels, insurance coverage and letters of undertaking, vessel wreck removal, towage agreements, groundings and derelict vessels, vessel charters, collision and allision, and repair contracts. In addition, our firm advises clients purchasing or selling vessels and slips, including vessel documentation, financing, and maritime liens.


If necessary, our firm represents clients in litigation of these issues in federal court under admiralty jurisdiction, or through alternative dispute resolution such as arbitration and mediation. 

Call our office to set up a time to speak with one of our experienced attorneys.

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