The Admiralty Law Practice Group combines the skills of experienced defense litigation lawyers to provide a full range of services.

Since 1948, Garan Lucow Miller, PC has provided its clients with high quality and effective representation. For the past two decades, we have represented ship owner interests across the Great Lakes.

Our firm has developed the expertise to handle every type of Admiralty action on the lakes and seaway, including:

  • Jones Act
  • Collisions
  • Class Actions
  • Oil Pollution Act (OPA)
  • Wrongful Discharge
  • Labor Agreements/Arbitrations
  • Demurrage
  • Salvage
  • Vessel Liens, Mortgages, Arrests
  • Freight and Cargo Disputes
  • Marine Insurance: Policy Drafting, Coverage Disputes
  • Trials and Appeals
  • Binding Arbitrations
  • Facilitation Hearings

We also provide annual seminars on the latest changes in Admiralty law as well as client employee educational programs to improve claims handling procedure and safety among seaman and aboard vessels.