Get Real Help With Maritime Injury Claims
Under U.S. law, seamen and harbor workers are privileged classes of workers who are entitled to special protection. Similarly, passengers on vessels are entitled to special protection. At the law firm of Banning LLP, we do everything in our power to assist and protect the rights of maritime workers and passengers and their family members.
Founding attorney William L. Banning has 30 years of legal experience and is a certified maritime and admiralty attorney by the California Board of Legal Specialization. Under his guidance, our firm handles cases involving:
- Commercial fishing accidents/Jones Act cases
- Lake and harbor boat accidents
- Cruise ship injuries
- Offshore oil and gas accidents
- Hawaii maritime claims
- Samoa maritime claims
- Alaska maritime claims
- Long Beach maritime claims
- Personal injury
Helping Seamen Around The World
Our practice is international. We also represent clients injured on inland navigable waters such as the Colorado River, Lake Mead, Lake Mohave and Lake Powell.
Resolving Insurance Disputes And Other Claims
In addition to handling maritime personal injury and death claims, we handle maritime property damage claims arising from sinking vessels, fires and explosions. We also have significant expertise with marine insurance claims and charter party disputes, and we have represented vessel financing companies, shipping companies, ship brokers and marine insurance brokers in litigation in California and elsewhere.
Our lawyers are experienced in vessel arrests, vessel mortgage foreclosures and seamen wage claims. If you or your company is involved in any type of maritime dispute, we can help.
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