|St. Petersburg / Tampa / Sarasota Office|
|Fort Lauderdale / Palm Beach Office|
Memberships & Affiliations:
Maritime Policies and Procedures Maritime Water Safety Boat Accidents and Reconstruction Boat Fires and Explosions Air Boat Operations International Association of Marine Investigators Charter member of I.A.M.I. and serves on The Board of Directors for the United States Member of American Boat and Yacht Council.
Experienced in testifying in Federal/State Court, Judicial Arbitration, Mediation Services. Represented both Plaintiff and Defense in over 900 cases, including 52 trials. Expertise covers issues relating to Blue/Brown water, Jet Skis, towing, super tankers, pleasure crafts, tugs & barges, maritime safety, safety environment, personal injury, slips & falls, fire fighting, chemical exposure, fumes, gas, & ergonomics.
Los Angeles Harbor Pilot: Piloted oceangoing vessels of any size, any gross tons, safely upon the waters of the Port of Los Angeles, to and from their berths and anchorages in accordance with local and national laws. Captain at Exxon: Youngest Captain and holds an excellent vessel safety operational record. Consultant to Florida Board of Pilot Commissioners Featured speaker on International Safety Management (ISM) Code Represented U.S. Coast Guard during administrative hearing regarding largest oil spill in Boston Harbor history.