Find an admiralty or maritime law attorney in Nueces County, Texas for personal injury or wrongful death cases involving a cruise ship or recreational boating accidents in state or federal court.
Applicable laws for admiralty and maritime law cases include the Jones Act, the Death on the High Seas Act and the Long Shore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act.
Maritime law covers seamen, sailors, merchant marines, dock workers, crane operators at harbors, passengers and others on the water, both in and out of U.S. territorial jurisdiction.
Established in 1899, the Maritime Law Association (MLA) seeks appropriate reforms and uniform interpretation in maritime law, which is the body of law that governs legal controversies and criminal offenses on the high seas.
Corpus Christi Lawyer Referral Service - The Corpus Christi Bar Association ("CCBA") was founded on December 9, 1929. The CCBA operates a non-profit Lawyer Referral Service to help individuals and businesses find a qualified attorney throughout Corpus Christi and the surrounding areas of Nueces County, Aransas County, Kleberg County, and San Patricio County, TX.