Defending Marine Terminals and Stevedores
Marine terminals and stevedoring operators are responsible for loading and unloading billions of dollars of cargo each year. These high traffic facilities are at risk for substantial legal liability when physical injuries, property loss, property damages and other incidents occur in connection with their terminal operations.
The members of KDV’s Maritime and Admiralty Law Practice have vast experience representing clients across the maritime industry, including marine terminals and stevedores. We are deeply connected to the maritime community and have a firm understanding of the complex laws and standards governing the operations of terminal facilities. Our maritime lawyers defend marine terminal and stevedoring companies in a wide variety of legal actions that may be brought against them, including:
- Lawsuits brought by truckers for physical injuries
- Lawsuits brought by third parties involving injury claims
- Property damage claims
- Commercial disputes
- Claims filed under the Longshore Harbor & Workers’ Compensation Act
Premier Reputation Across the Maritime Industry
Our attorneys are proud of the strong reputation we have built throughout the maritime industry. We are known for placing the needs of our clients first and for working side by side with clients to craft innovative, viable solutions that resolve legal claims and disputes in the most cost-efficient manner possible. Our lawyers understand the unique risks and challenges associated with maritime operations and are committed to doing everything possible to prevent and mitigate our clients’ exposure to legal claims and liability.