Attorney Charles Lipcon

About Me

Charles R. Lipcon is our firm’s founding maritime lawyer and has been handling personal injury, cruise line sexual assault and wrongful death claims for more than 40 years. He has been named as One of America's Best Lawyers and has had a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV – the highest rating for legal ability and professional and ethical standards in the industry – for 26 consecutive years. His firm represents passengers and crew injured in ships worldwide.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Florida Bar Associationsince 1971
American Bar Association
Dade County Bar Association
My Education
University of Miami School of LawJ.D. - 1971
My Memberships
American Association of Justice
Florida Justice Association
Florida Admiralty Trial Lawyers Association
Dade County Trial Lawyers Association
My Publications
Unsafe on the High Seas
The Cruise Line Law Reporter
Seaman's Rights in the US
The Cruise Ship Lawyer App - for iPhone & Android

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Maritime Law since 2000
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Representative Verdicts & Settlements
Sosa vs. M/V Lago Izabal - $25,843,903
Andersen vs. Sky Cruises - $6,100,000
Willie R. Walker vs. Florida Power & Light - $4,300,000
Benedetto E. Caraffa vs. Carnival Cruise Lines - $3,600,000
Received the Following Awards
Named as One of America's Best Lawyers
AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell - for 26 consecutive years
SuperLawyers - for 8 consecutive years
Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Top Law Firm Protecting Seafarer Rights

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