Maritime Accident Lawyer

If you or a loved one has been injured or tragically killed in a maritime accident or while working offshore, we want to help you collect the compensation you deserve. Act now to protect your legal rights. Contact our dedicated maritime accident lawyer at Morrow & Sheppard LLP for a free, confidential consultation.

  • Millions of Dollars Recovered for Our Clients
  • Hundreds of Cases Won in Excess of $1 Billion
  • Help With All Types of Maritime and Offshore Injuries
  • A Track Record of Success
  • No Fee Unless We Win!

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    What Our Clients Are Saying

    John Sheppard and Chris West did an outstanding job in representing me following a rear-end collision. Highly recommended!
    Michael J.
    Michael J.
    Nick and Laura are the best..They helped every step of the way.Can’t recommend them highly enough.Not only do they get results but they care and make you feel like family.
    Jeff S.
    Jeff S.
    They were very professional and understanding. The have patience and do their job well. If I had to return I would with no hesitation
    Cassandra M.
    Cassandra M.
    4 months agoI am Extremely Happy with Morrow & Sheppard Lawfirm. I worked closely with Nick Morrow end Laura on my case With the rest of his staff. They were diligent in handling my law case matter to resolution. Laura end Nick would keep me up to date with the status of my case … More , They... fought for me to get the best settlement possible.. I am happy with the outcome Thank you Nick and the staff Of MORROW END SHEPPARD LLPread more
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    Juber M.
    Chris West is an excellent addition to the Morrow & Sheppard team. His skill set, dedication, and overall reliability he brings to the firm and clients are uncanny. You will not be disappointed.
    Candace M.
    Candace M.
    I highly recommend the Morrow & Sheppard to anyone. They are an incredible group that did an outstanding job to make sure I got the highest settlement for my case. Attorney Daniel and his staff are all outstanding professionals with some serious case law knowledge and skill. His group went the... extra mile for me and because of that, my life has forever changed. Thank you Attorney Daniel and everyone that’s a part of his firm that worked so hard. I really appreciate you!read more
    Melis R.
    Melis R.
    I am Extremely Happy with Morrow & Sheppard Lawfirm. I worked closely with Daniel Sheppard and Chris on my case. They were diligent in handling my law case matter to resolution. Daniel would keep me up to date with the status of my case and Chris would also ensure all my paper work was submitted... in a timely manner. I am Very Happy with the Outcome! Thank you Daniel and Chris. I highly recommend their services and would not hesitate to use them again.read more
    D P.
    D P.
    Very strong and courageous law firm I recommend to anyone who has suffered a injury from companies who need to be held responsible for lack of safety and security, my family is set for life and with these lawyers never backing down and fighting for truth behind every case and seeking the best... future for our family has given our family a second chance at being able to make it in life and holding companies accountable lifting burdens off our lives, very proud and beyond blessed to have had them fight the fight and have a tremendous outcome for our future. Along with a great and kind staff we HIGHLY recommend this law firm.read more
    Nikki L.
    Nikki L.
    I was a client for 2.5 years after a car accident in 2019 and represented by Patrick McGinnis. He was knowledgable, compassionate, and level headed.His assisting paralegal, Ramona Anaya, was reliable, knowledgable, and kind in all our interactions.They went above and beyond to help me navigate... everything that unfolded after my car accident. They were able to secure a favorable settlement before trial.I’m very happy to have had Morrow&Sheppard Firm represent me.read more
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    Marceline A.
    Professional and knowledgeable with years of experience.
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    angel martinez J.
    I had a accident and I chose morrow&sheppard they was great from the start to the finish Chris was real informative and helpful was the whole process and got me a fair settlement they really care about there Clients if you in a car accident call them
    Richard L.
    Richard L.
    After a car accident last year I went to Morrow & Sheppard for assistance. Jose and Chris were exceptionally accommodating and handled my case with professionalism. They're primary concern was my well being and they went above and beyond to ensure I would receive the best settlement possible. A... very efficient and dedicated team!read more
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    Who Our Maritime Accident Attorneys Represent

    Our maritime accident attorneys at Morrow & Sheppard represent clients and families affected by all types of maritime accidents throughout the country, including Houston, Dallas, Corpus Christi, Port Arthur, Lafayette, New Orleans, and beyond. These include tanker and ship accidents, offshore accidents on drilling rigs and platforms, and vessel accidents on everything from tugboats to barges to pleasure crafts. Many of these maritime cases are covered by the Jones Act, Longshore Act, General Maritime Law, or the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA).

    Some of the specific types of maritime workers we represent include:

    • Drilling rig workers
    • Workers onboard vessels at sea
    • Platform workers
    • Harbor workers

    • Barge, crew boat, and tugboat workers

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    No Fee Unless We Win

    At Morrow & Sheppard LLP, we understand the hardships of trying to heal and make sense of an accident. That is why we work on a contingency fee basis, which means no fee unless we win the case. Our fee is a percentage of the verdict or settlement we obtain for you.

    About Maritime Accident Claims

    Seeking compensation for injuries involving a maritime accident is not like pursuing other personal injury or workers’ compensation claims. There are special laws that apply and there are many other unique factors that require the involvement of an experienced maritime accident attorney.

    At Morrow & Sheppard LLP, a substantial portion of our practice focuses on representing injured maritime workers and their families in Texas and Louisiana. To put experience on your side, contact us for a free, confidential case evaluation today!

    Common injuries that occur offshore or on the high seas:

    • Slips and falls
    • Capsized vessels
    • Basket transfer injuries
    • Collisions with rig floor equipment
    • Crane and hoisting equipment injuries
    • Dropped objects
    • Equipment pinches and severed limbs
    • Explosions and fires
    • Falls from height
    • Broken bones
    • Helicopter crashes
    • Lifting injuries

    Common causes of accidents that can occur offshore or on the high seas:

    • Negligence and gross negligence
    • Failure to follow company safety procedures
    • Failure to follow industry regulations
    • Lack of training of employees
    • Lack of supervision of employees
    • Lack of information given to employees
    • Defective equipment and machinery
    • Rushing the work

    Schedule a Free Consultation with a Maritime Law Attorney

    Nick Morrow and John D. Sheppard are experienced maritime accident lawyers who are committed to helping maritime workers and their families seek justice and secure maximum compensation for their losses. If you have been injured or lost a loved one, we will stand up for your rights and take on the big maritime companies that are responsible. We will fight to make sure you receive top dollar. To schedule a free, confidential consultation about your claim, call our maritime law offices at (800) 489-2216 today.

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      Our experienced Houston personal injury attorneys want to understand your unique situation so we can provide legal guidance that will help you obtain a favorable result. We have experience handling a wide variety of personal injury cases. We offer a free, no-obligation consultation, contact us today! You don’t pay us unless we win your case.

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