Compare 25 attorneys and 8 law firms in Lake Charles , LA. Sort by highest rating and years of maritime experience.
Need help with a maritime or admiralty matter?
Admiralty or maritime laws law out the rules and procedures govern commercial and recreational activity on the water. Everything from cargo vessels transporting cargo internationally to weekend boaters fall under maritime law. Maritime laws are written by local municipalities, states, the federal government, foreign countries and by international agreement. These laws are often complex and even conflicting. If you have been harmed in a boat accident or if your business is engaged in nautical activities, you should consult a maritime attorney.
Need an attorney in Lake Charles, LA?
Find the right attorney by reviewing and comparing our profiles of lawyers and their law firms, with details on each attorney and their colleague’s practice, experience, education, training, honors and fee structure. Carefully consider client reviews and recommendations from people just like you. If you have complex legal needs, a larger firm with multiple attorneys who can advise you in different areas may be the best fit. If your needs are more limited and very specific, consider a smaller firm. Speak with several Lake Charles maritime attorneys to find the one that is best for you.
Ask yourself the 3 C’s:
- Credentials ‐ How many cases has this attorney worked on similar to yours?
- Comfort ‐ Who are you most comfortable working with? Is the lawyer’s office nearby? How and how often will they get in touch with you?
- Cost ‐ Have expected costs and fees been clearly explained to you? It’s OK to ask for an estimate.