Top Mountain Brook, AL Maritime Law Lawyers Near You

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    Smith & Bahakel P.C.

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

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    The Cochran Firm

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

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    Lloyd & Hogan

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

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    Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Frost

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • William R. Pringle, LLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • McGlinchey Stafford PLLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, LLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Hagwood and Tipton

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Stockham, Cooper & Potts, PC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford, PLLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Hoover Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Hoover Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Hagwood and Tipton

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Webster, Henry, Bradwell, Cohan, Speagle & DeShazo, P.C.

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Dodson Gregory, LLP

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Adams and Reese LLP

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Friedman, Dazzio, Zulanas & Bowling P.C.

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Blalock & Blalock

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Bishop, Colvin, Johnson & Kent, LLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Baldwin, Haspel, Burke & Mayer

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Spotswood Sansom & Sansbury LLC

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

  • Burr & Forman LLP

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

    Maritime Law Lawyers | Birmingham Office | Serving Mountain Brook, AL

Mountain Brook Maritime Law Information

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Do You Need a Maritime Lawyer?

Maritime law, also known as admiralty law, is a group of laws that governs navigation and commerce on navigable waters. Maritime legal matters should only be handled by an experienced Mountain Brook maritime attorney who can best protect your legal rights.

Different Types of Maritime Matters

Maritime and admiralty law encompasses such a broad scope of situations, such as cruise ships and its passengers, seamen, oil rig workers and even recreational boaters. Specific cases can range from employment situations on the water, accidents, employment and even the creation of contracts.

When it comes to legal issues that occur on national or international waterways, trust only in skilled maritime law attorneys to help protect your legal rights.

Top Questions to Ask When Hiring an Attorney

  • How many years have you been practicing law? How long have you practiced law in the local area?
  • How many cases similar to mine have you handled in the past?
  • What is the likely outcome for my case?

In legal practice, experience matters. An experienced attorney will likely have handled issues similar to yours many, many times. Therefore, after listening to your situation, the attorney should have a reasonable idea of the time line for a case like yours and the likely resolution.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney’s experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

Points to Consider Before Hiring a Lawyer

Experience. Regardless of the type of legal matter you need help with, an experienced attorney will usually be able to get you better results.

Competence. Determine an attorney’s expertise by asking about their track record for the issue you need help with resolving.

Fit. There are plenty of good attorneys out there; make sure you find one you are comfortable working with.

Common legal terms explained

Plaintiff – a person or party who brings a lawsuit against another person(s) or party/parties in a court of law. Private persons or parties can only file suit in civil court.

Judgment – A decision of the court. Also known as a decree or order. Judgments handed down by the court are usually binding on the parties before the court.

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