If you’ve suffered a serious injury at work while a crew member aboard any vessel in any navigable water, or on land working at a port, you may be eligible for compensation under maritime laws. Our experienced maritime attorneys will fight aggressively for your rights to get you the damages you deserve so you can focus on what matters most — your health.
For over 50 years, Montagna Maritime Law has fought for the rights of injured workers along the East Coast of the United States. We regularly represent crews aboard tugs, barges, dredges, container ships, and fishing vessels, including members of the International Longshoremen Association, Master Mates and Pilots Union, National Maritime Union, and the Seafarers International Union of North America.
Our maritime attorneys have represented clients who have been involved in all kinds of maritime accidents, from relatively minor wounds to catastrophic injuries. If you’ve been injured as a result of a workplace accident or due to the negligence of your employer or others, speak to our experienced attorneys — we’re here to help.
Our Skilled Attorneys
Montagna Maritime Law represents clients throughout the United States East Coast, including Virginia, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware.
Our success over the years has been built one case at a time. Our attorneys offer a high level of personal attention to each and every client, combined with extensive experience in the litigation of maritime, Jones Act, severe injury and wrongful death cases.
I regularly send people to work with Jon. If I didn’t feel confident in him, I wouldn’t send my membership to him.
President, ILA Local 1970
His strength as an attorney is the respect and compassion he shows his clients, who are often surprised that he’ll travel for hours to personally meet them and learn about their case in order to achieve the best possible outcome.
While Jon is laidback in nature, he will fight aggressively to win the maximum compensation you deserve. He has enjoyed a high rate of success for his clients over the years.
With more than 30 years’ experience in personal injury claims, auto accident and trucking litigation, Jones Act, and maritime and admiralty law, Lance brings an experienced and detail-orientated approach to every case.
A highly skilled and zealous lawyer, Lance takes the time to get to know his clients and will uncover every small and vital detail needed to win your case, even personally visiting the site of your accident — whether it’s a marine terminal, cargo ship, or tugboat — so he can understand how your accident occurred and why.
Most recently, he successfully recovered $1.5 million for a Jones Act client who suffered severe neck injuries due to employer negligence.
Lance is an aggressive defender of his clients’ rights and interests as maritime workers, and provides the best legal representation possible for each and every case. He has successfully resolved cases for hundreds of injured workers and knows what it takes to recover the damages you deserve so you can move on with your life.
Free and Confidential Evaluation of Your Case
If you would like to find out more about your legal rights after suffering an injury at work, take advantage of our free consultation. You can learn more about what benefits you may be entitled to and how our experienced maritime attorneys can help. We handle all our cases on a no win, no fee basis. This means you will pay attorney fees only if we are successful in getting you compensation.