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Liskow & Lewis

Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (outside New York)

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What the team is known for

Prominent New Orleans-based practice particularly recognized for maritime work in the offshore sector. Highly regarded for handling large exposure litigation arising out of offshore disasters. Also noted for handling maritime collision, personal injury and toxic tort disputes.

Strengths

A clients reports: "Their strength is in the breadth of the advice they can give across a number of disciplines."

Another client remarks: "They're very fair in negotiating and staff matters appropriately. The attorneys are hugely knowledgeable and very confident."

Notable practitioners

Michael Golemi handles a broad variety of shipping litigation including marine casualties, product liability and insurance coverage disputes. He is particularly noted for his representation of energy companies in maritime matters.
"He is really good at case analysis and keeping clients apprised of the case." "He is a very fine and very talented attorney."

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Overview

Liskow & Lewis' maritime, oilfield, and insurance group is comprised of over thirty attorneys working in the firm's New Orleans, Lafayette, Houston, and Baton Rouge offices. The group's expertise includes maritime and oilfield personal injury and property damage (offshore and onshore), contractual indemnity and insurance litigation, contract drafting and negotiation, downhole accidents and commercial disputes, vessel collisions and limitation of liability actions, pipeline ruptures, maritime and oilfield lien claims, vessel construction, Oil Pollution Act claims, disaster investigation and response, and cargo-related matters. 

Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (outside New York)

Liskow & Lewis

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Location

701 Poydras Street

Suite 5000

New Orleans

Louisiana

USA

LA 70139

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Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (outside New York)


Michael Golemi
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