Specialized Admiralty and Maritime Attorneys

Guiding your legal matters to safe harbors


it’s all we do.



All our legal cases are under the expert supervision of Charles Davant, founder of Davant Law and Board Certified Maritime Attorney since 2013.

Since 2018, we’ve handled over 500 maritime legal matters, efficiently and effectively achieving positive results for our clients.


Handling marine insurance defense and coverage disputes only.


You will be assigned an expert maritime attorney under the supervision of Mr. Davant.


Based in South Florida and available to practice anywhere in the United States.


Knowledgeable in all the applicable state, federal, international and flag-of-convenience laws and regulations.


Solid track record consistently returning favorable results in and out of court.

Maritime Law Practice Areas


Marine accidents and incidents are high stakes with a lot of moving pieces. Our clients rely on us for prompt, efficient help handling all the details and leaving nothing to chance.

Technology-forward and equipped to streamline and expedite the legal process

Expert guidance through the complexities of maritime legislation and liability

Offering extended availability after hours for incidents and accidents

Marine Insurance Coverage

If you’re an insurance broker facing a coverage dispute, we can help weed through the conflicting rules, coverage exceptions, and applicable territories that complicate your case.

Jones Act Liabilities

We provide advice on crewmember injuries arising under U.S. law and are there to guide you through the claims process from beginning to end.


Salvage often involves unforeseen complexities, difficult salvage conditions, and complicated contract disputes. We can assist you every step of the way.

Marine Product Liability

If you are a manufacturer of maritime products, such as commercial or recreational seagoing vessels, and injuries or damages are blamed on your products via a liability suit, we know how to protect you.

Crew Member Claims

Should a crew member or other staff suffer an injury while carrying out their job duties and consequently initiate civil action against you, we can assist in evaluating, preparing for, and even preventing costly future claims.

Limitation of Liability

If you’re the owner or operator of a vessel involved in a marine incident, we will guide you on how to utilize the Limitation of Liability Act to protect your interests from excessive liability and financial losses.