Board Certified Admiralty & Maritime Lawyers
Keith Brais and Richard Rusak are Board Certified with the Florida Bar in the field of Admiralty and Maritime Law. Board Certification is the highest level of evaluation by The Florida Bar of competency and professionalism in practice. In 1996, Keith Brais qualified for and passed the first ever Florida Bar certification examination in the field of Admiralty and Maritime Law. In each of the five-year intervals following, Keith Brais again re-qualified and renewed his board certification which currently remains valid through May 31, 2021. As such, he has been board certified in this highly specialized area of law for 20 years. Only practitioners with sufficient years practice and experience in the maritime field are allowed to sit for this certification. In 2010, Richard Rusak joined Keith Brais in becoming board certified. This accomplishment sets Brais Brais & Rusak apart as one of very few law firms with multiple Admiralty and Maritime Board Certified lawyers.
For more information regarding what it means that Keith Brais and Richard Rusak are Board Certified by the Florida Bar in the field of Admiralty and Maritime Law and why this certification should influence your decision to hire Brais Brais & Rusak please click The Florida Bar Certification Pamphlet.
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- “AV” Rated – Martindale-Hubbell
- Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
- Super Lawyer 2008 - 2016
- Rising Star 2010
- Admiralty Law Committee of The Florida Bar - Member
- Seventy-Years Collective Trial Experience
- Three U.S. Coast Guard Engineer Licenses
- Bachelor of Science Degree – Marine Engineering
- Seven Years Aboard Offshore Oil Drilling & Exploration Rigs
- Maritime Law Association – Proctor Member
- Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute – Member & Lecturer
- Ft. Lauderdale Mariner’s Club – Member & Lecturer
- Reported Decisions