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Category: Boating Accident Injury & Death

BBR Brings Lawsuit Against Owners of the Mega Yacht Solemates

June 29, 2016 Boating Accident Injury & Death

Yacht_Solemates_Lawsuit.jpgBBR has been retained by a seafarer who was injured while working as a sous chef aboard the mega yacht Solemates. The seafarer alleges in a Florida lawsuit that she was ordered to lift an overhead hatch that was damaged and ill maintained. Given its condition, the hatch required an extraordinary amount of force to lift. While attempting to open the hatch open […]

Keith Brais Selected as Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyer

June 2, 2016 Boating Accident Injury & Death

Keith Brais.jpgThomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers has selected our managing partner Keith Brais as a 2016 inductee into Super Lawyers. This distinct honor is enjoyed by less than 5 percent of all attorneys. What is particularly impressive is that Keith has achieved this impressive credential for eight consecutive years. The objective of Super Lawyers “is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can […]

BBR Retained to Help Injured Ft. Lauderdale Yacht Crew Member

August 25, 2014 Boating Accident Injury & Death

Fort Lauderdale.gifThe Florida Board Certified maritime lawyers of BBR have been retained to represent a crew member who became injured while working aboard a yacht docked in Ft. Lauderdale. In this case, a deck hand suffered serious back injury when ordered to lift a heavy gangway by himself in violation of the yacht’s own policy of having two people lift the gangway. Florida is the […]

Brais Law Firm Represent Sarasota Florida Man Injured in a Boat Accident

February 15, 2013 Boating Accident Injury & Death

Florida Boat Accident Lawyer.gifFlorida boat accident attorneys Brais Law Firm filed suit on behalf of a Sarasota man who was injured in a boating accident occurring in Big Pass. On October 3, 2010, a 32′ boat struck a sandbar causing serious personal injuries to Brais Law Firm’s client. The Complaint alleges the boat operator failed to maintain a safe speed, post a lookout and familiarize himself […]