With the number of bodies of fresh water in Louisiana, in addition to access to the gulf, maritime law is an important area of law in our state. Maritime law governs injuries and accidents that occur on the water, on vessels or watercraft operating in the water, or accidents connected with the water.
It is important for injury victims to hire an attorney who has extensive knowledge of maritime law in Louisiana. The Jones Act lawyers at The Law Offices of Blaine J. Barrilleaux assists victims of maritime accidents and files claims with the appropriate parties to recover compensation for their damages, injuries, and losses. With nearly 20 years of experience helping accident victims, our attorneys have the skills necessary to represent who have been injured in maritime disasters in Louisiana.