Jones Act and Maritime Injury



  • VirginiaMaritimeLawyer.org – The Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, PC has created a website dedicated to Jones Act & Maritime news and information.
  • Use of expert witnesses by attorneys in Admiralty Proceedings [PDF]
    Description: In this article, Paul Sterbcow, partner at Lewis, Kullman & Sterbcow (New Orleans) discusses how Maritime practitioners face potential hazards and critical decisions in their use of expert witness. Improper use of an expert can be fatal to a case. This paper reviews issues involved in the use of experts in litigation, with a focus on maritime law and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, as much maritime litigation occurs in federal court. Practical considerations for the practitioner area also discussed.
  • Maritime Death Remedies Revisited [PDF]
    Description: This is a thorough examination of the legal options for the surviving family members of those who have died while at sea.


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