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Charleston, SC Marine Insurance Attorneys

Marine insurance plays a very important role in almost all sectors of the maritime recreational and business world. As a result, marine insurance also plays a pivotal role in maritime litigation. A working knowledge of marine insurance law is important in assisting clients with minimizing business and personal risk and in advising clients regarding claims and defenses in marine casualties. Whether you are a maritime business owner,  an insurer with a subgrogation claim, a vessel owner or charterer, or have suffered an injury and want advice on making a claim, we are marine insurance attorneys with the knowledge and experience to help.

To learn more about our marine insurance practice, or for a free consultation regarding your legal issue or questions, please contact our law offices in Mount Pleasant.

Free Consultation · Call 843-883-9099 or E-mail.

We handle a variety of marine insurance matters, including:
  • Cargo loss;
  • Subrogation claims;
  • Indemnity claims;
  • Personal injury claims;
  • Property damage claims;
  • Vessel collision claims;
  • Hull claims;
  • Counseling  business clients on the selection of appropriate insurance and the meaning of marine insurance policy language;
  • Defense of administrative and Coast Guard citations to vessel owners;

We are Charleston, South Carolina attorneys with experience in law,  in business, and on the water. We know how to investigate claims to help gather information necessary to determine loss and liability, and we have extensive litigation experience. We pride ourselves on personalized client attention and work hard for our clients to try to get results in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Call or Email Us for a free, confidential consultation regarding your marine insurance issue.

From our law office in Mount Pleasant, John Hughes Cooper, P.C. handles admiralty law and maritime law cases throughout coastal South Carolina (the Lowcountry), the Pee Dee region, communities surrounding Lake Marion and Lake Moultrie, and elsewhere in the Southeast. The communities we serve include Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island, Georgetown, Beaufort, Hilton Head, North Myrtle Beach, Myrtle Beach, Edisto Island, Walterboro, Pawley's Island, Murrells Inlet, Little River, Conway, Columbia, Florence, Charleston County, Georgetown County, Berkeley County, Beaufort County, Horry County, Jasper County and Colleton County.

Disclaimer: The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established.

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