San Diego Maritime Litigation and Boating Accident Lawyers
Maritime law protects the rights of people injured at sea.
Those who suffer harm as a result of another party’s negligence benefit from the help of a law firm vastly experienced with San Diego maritime litigation.
When an adverse incident occurs on a watercraft and a person is injured or killed, the laws protecting the victim are unique. The road to seeking compensation depends on a variety of factors including the type of vessel(s) involved, where the incident occurred, and others.
Knowledge, Compassion and Commitment for Injured Clients
At CaseyGerry, we understand the distinct set of laws that apply to maritime litigation. Our boating accident lawyers have decades of experience representing clients who have suffered loss or injury at sea.
Our firm handles cases involving a wide range of vessels, including:
- Motorized boats ranging from small powerboats to yachts and pontoons
- Nonmotorized boats including sailboats, rafts, kayaks, paddleboards, canoes
- Personal watercrafts such as jet skis and wave runners
- Inflatable boats
- Commercial fishing boats
- Rigs, liners, freighters, etc.
- Passenger vessels including cruise ships and ferries
Each case is different. Injuries have occurred as a result of negligence, unsafe conditions, malfunctioning equipment, or another preventable problem. In the end, our goals are the same: to find a resolution that meets our clients’ long-term needs.
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Decades of San Diego Maritime Litigation Experience
Over more than 70 years in practice, the experienced lawyers at CaseyGerry have handled a wide range of maritime litigation cases. We have obtained justice for individuals working on fishing boats as well as those who were swimming or sailing recreationally. Our firm also had a pivotal role in the 1989 Exxon oil spill litigation, representing more than 1,000 people.
CaseyGerry’s investigators and legal team are well-versed in the nuances of maritime law. We’re committed to identifying whose carelessness led to the accident, then serving as the voice and advocate for our injured clients.
If you suffered an injury at sea, we can help. Our firm can assist you in receiving financial compensation for physical, emotional and financial losses resulting from the crash. Call CaseyGerry at (619) 238-1811 for a confidential consultation.