David E. Cole
is a Retired USCG Commander with 20 years of service. Mr. Cole holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola University of New Orleans, LA, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Maritime Transportation from the State University of New York Maritime College. Mr. Cole’s maritime consulting business is practiced Nationwide
. He provides various consulting services in all areas of Maritime & Admiralty, for both Plaintiff & Defense. Mr. Cole is qualified to testify in both Federal and State Courts. His 20 years service as a US Coast Guard Officer, retiring as a Commander, enables him to thoroughly analyze maritime matters.
Mr. Cole is a member of the American Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Maritime Law Association of the US, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, American Boat & Yacht Council.
Consulting Services Provided
Legal Services Offered
|Personal Injury & deathCollisions AllisionsGroundingsRegulatory AnalysisJones ActNavigationSeamanship||PermittingBridgesGeneral Maritime SafetyOffshore Oil FieldVessel AccessDetermination of Navigable Waters Vessel Operations & ManningOSHA Regulation|
David Cole is Experienced in all Types of Vessels
|Litigation SupportNavigation AnalysisVessel InspectionsCollision AnalysisDeposition Appearances||ResearchReportsAgency LiaisonTrial AppearancesStandards and Regulations|
SERVICES PROVIDED NATIONWIDE
|Recreational BoatsPersonal WatercraftBarges & Fishing VesselsTug BoatsCharter Vessels||Tank ShipsPassenger & Cargo VesselsTowing VesselsCrew & Supply Boats|