Yachting Sexual Assault (“Rape”) (Guests & Crew)
Claims involving sexual assault and rape of a mega yacht guest or passenger by a yacht owner, fellow crew member or yacht guest can and do happen with alarming frequency. Having previously represented the mega yacht owners and their insurance carries for 19 years, the board certified maritime attorneys at the law firm of Brais & Brais are in a unique position to help guests, passengers or crew who have been sexually assaulted and raped aboard a mega yacht. The lawyers at the law firm of Brais & Brais with offices in Miami, Florida, Boston, Massachusetts and Houston, Texas are here to help.
Sexual assault and rape cause severe emotional, physiological and physical pain and suffering. Yacht guests are aboard a mega yacht to have fun. Crewmembers are aboard to make a living and see the world. Nether, however, are aboard to be abused by the “trust fund baby” or “privileged class”. Isolation, the complete lack of “police presence” and arrogance lead the perpetrator’s mistaken notion that civil restitution is not a threat.
The attorneys at the law firm of Brais & Brais have the experience to protect your rights, the compassion to serve your needs, and the skill to obtain the compensation you deserve. To reach our lawyers you may click email the firm, call 1-800-499-0551 from within the U.S., Skype BraisLaw worldwide or click Contact Us to select and complete a form for a free evaluation of your case.
Links & Resources:
- Jackson Health System "After a Rape"
- Florida Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Centers
- Healthy Place "Date or Acquaintance Rape"
- Rape Treatment Center – Santa Monica, ULCA Medical Center
- The National Center For Victims Of Crime