Practice/Industry Group Overview
Duane Morris has attorneys experienced with the full range of marine coverage and have consulted on and litigated virtually every form of marine insurance from bumbershoot, marine pollution, Protection & indemnity, marine general liability, excess, increased values, wreck removal, shipper's liabilities, marine reinsurance, charterer's legal, FC&S, War risk, hijack and ransom, cargo policy static extensions, maritime employer's liabilities, and ship repairers' legal liability, to cargo.
The firm's lawyers have consulted with and drafted wordings for all forms of marine coverages. Our attorneys have litigated some of the leading reported cases in the field and continue to be active nationally and internationally in the development of new marine insurance products and on industry-leading issues.
We have also counseled clients on the legal and regulatory environment for marine insurance in the United States and in foreign jurisdictions, and before the various state regulatory authorities. Our attorneys have been accepted to provide expert testimony in foreign courts on U.S. marine insurance law.