300 Rue Beauregard, Bldg C, Lafayette, LA 70508
Larry Curtis is recognized as one of Louisiana’s preeminent personal injury lawyers. Larry repeatedly has obtained multi-million-dollar settlements and judgements for his firm’s clients. Larry was admitted to the Louisiana bar nearly 30 years ago. Larry is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; and the U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana. Larry has also been admitted to practice before the U. S. District Court for the Eastern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas and the U.S District Court for the Western District of Arkansas. Larry attended St. John's University, in Jamaica, New York (B.A. 1974) and Loyola University School of Law in New Orleans, Louisiana (J.D. 1977). Larry was honored by St. John's University in 1994 with the Alumni Outstanding Achievement Medal. Larry has also been listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers in the Practice Areas of Admiralty/Maritime Law and Personal Injury.
1401 Brickell Ave, Ste 510, MIAMI, FL 33131-3504
John H. (Jack) Hickey started his career at a large law firm representing cruise lines, railroads, and other self- insured corporations. He switched sides and for the last 22 years has represented only Plaintiffs in catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death. Hickey is a member of the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar, the body which licenses and regulates all lawyers who practice in Florida. He is a Past President of the Dade County Bar Association, the largest voluntary bar association in Florida. Hickey is Board Certified in Admiralty and Maritime Law (by The Florida Bar) and Civil Trial (by The Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy). He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Florida Justice Association (FJA) and a State Delegate of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). Jack is also the Chair of the Motor Vehicle, Highway Safety, and Premises Liability Section of AAJ.
1200 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
Mr. Hughes graduated from St. Bonaventure University in 1965 with the degree of Bachelor of Science in the field of mathematics. In 1980, he received his Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law, Magna Cum Laude, and in 1981 he was awarded the degree of Master of Laws in Admiralty, with distinction, by Tulane University. Mr. Hughes is licensed to practice law in the Supreme Court and all lower courts of the State of California. He is also admitted to the bar of the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and to the federal district courts for the Northern, Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California. Mr. Hughes brings practical experience to the representation of victims of marine injuries having served on ships and boats of various types as a naval officer. He also holds a Senior Advanced Diver certification from the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), is active in sailing.
800 Fifth Ave, Suite 4100, Seattle, WA 98104
330 North St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802, USA
Mr. Mason focuses his practice on the representation of businesses in the transportation industry. He has particular experience in significant property damage and personal injury litigation and class actions involving chemical exposure and catastrophic accidents. He has negotiated and documented numerous marine related transactions, including vessel construction, repair contracts, preferred ship mortgages, charter agreements, trans-loading agreements, shipping contracts, terminal services agreements, batture leases and fleet lease agreements. He is a proud a graduate of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia and Tulane University School of Law.