Miami Cruise Ship Injury Attorney
The image of a cruise ship vacation imprinted in most people’s minds is one of ‘glowing tans, endless fun, and partying until its 1999’.
Regrettably, this is not always the case. Some passengers become ill due to unsanitary cruise ship environments. Other passengers sustain injuries from a fall, an assault or unsafe premises.
Were You Injured in a Cruise Ship Accident and Need Help Getting Compensation for Your Injuries?
If so, you need a reputable law firm with a proven record of success. You need the cruise injury law firm of Patino & Associates. We understand frustration our clients are going through. Our primary goal is to take that burden from you and offer you the trusted, legal representation and the outcome you deserve!
Our Pledge to You: We will fervently battle the cruise lines, their legal department and the insurance adjustors to help you and your family receive just compensation for your injuries, your medical bills and your wages for lost time at on the job.
How to get started…
The first area of priority…we’d like to speak with you regarding your accident, your injuries and all of the details surrounding your case.
Our cruise ship injury attorneys will help you decide if you have a case. Whether you choose to come in to our office to speak with us over the phone, we will ask you a series of questions to determine if your claim has merit.
Some questions we may ask include:
• When and where did the accident happen?
• What injuries did you obtain?
• How did the injury happen?
• Do you believe the cruise line or a crew member should be held accountable for your injury?
We will thoroughly investigate your potential case, the facts surrounding your accident and generate a plan of action for pursuing compensation for your injuries.
Remember, you will not be charged a fee for our services. We work on a ‘contingency fee’ basis which means there is no charge for our services unless you receive compensation from the cruise line.
Our clients need our assistance; which is why they turn to us investigate their injury claims and file lawsuits on their behalf against the cruise lines for slip and fall accidents, swimming pool accidents, cases of medical negligence, rape and sexual assault and crew member injury claims.
At the Miami-Dade County law firm of Patino & Associates, we are in the heart of cruise ship region not far from the Port of Miami and Port Everglades. We diligently work with cruise ship passengers who sustain personal injury or are harmed in common cruise ship accidents, including:
- Failure to offer proper medical treatment
- Food borne illnesses
- Unsuitable port discharge for injured or misbehaving passengers
- Legionnaire’s disease and other respiratory illnesses
- Physical attack by a passenger or crew member
- Sexual assault
- Slip and fall causing broken bones or other injuries
- Swimming pool or exercise area accidents
Did you know?
Many cruise ship passengers are in the dark regarding common cruise ship accidents , but cruise ship providers characteristically stipulate in the “terms and conditions” of their travel documents that any legal disputes ascending under the travel contract, including travel to and from the vessel, shall be litigated in either the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida in Miami, or a court located in Miami-Dade County, Florida if the problem does not meet federal court guidelines.
Patino & Associates is located right in Miami-Dade Count. We are ready to help if you or someone you know is injured in a cruise ship accident. Contact a cruise ship accident attorney online or call us at 305-443-6163.
We are here for you…every step of the way!