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Admiralty and Maritime Law

Tilford Dobbins & Schmidt, PLLC is a leader in handling commercial transactions involving financing of vessels, as well as representing insurance companies and individuals in complex Jones Act and Longshoremen Act cases.

Providing solid counsel on admiralty and maritime issues.

The firm handles injury claims involving:

  • Jones Act/Seamen
  • Inland Waterways / Rivers
  • Oceangoing Ships
  • Platform/Oil Rig Injuries
  • Longshoreman Injuries
  • Diving Accidents
  • Crane Accidents
  • Swingrope / Personnel Basket Injuries
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Wrongful Death


Tilford Dobbins & Schmidt, PLLC serves businesses and individuals throughout the Louisville, Kentucky metropolitan area and surrounding counties, including southern Indiana.