Admiralty/Maritime/Emergency Response

Since its founding in 1917, Benckenstein & Oxford, L.L.P. has provided sound legal advice to commercial vessel owners and operators, charterers, offshore and inland companies, and others involved in the marine industry, transportation, and the environment, including insurers and underwriting associations. Its attorneys have been privileged to serve as legal counsel on matters ranging from casualties, transactions, and proceedings that can and do occur on or regarding navigable waters, including personal injury, wrongful death, and maintenance and cure claims; charter, contract and carriage of goods by water and transportation disputes: marine collision, allision and property damage and loss claims; labor and crew difficulties; documentation, regulatory and civil assessments and proceedings by governmental authorities; spill and marine pollution occurrences and responses; towage and pilotage cases; exoneration and/or limitation of liability actions; and salvage, general average and marine insurance issues.

Maritime Emergency Response

Benckenstein & Oxford L.L.P. is well prepared to deal with maritime emergencies.
Our lawyers can be contacted 24 hours a day.

Regular office hours contact information:
(Between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. - Central Standard Time)
Phone: (409) 833-9182
Fax: (409) 833-8819

After hours phone contact information:

Contact: Hubert Oxford, III 
Phone: (409) 892-9734
Contact: Alan G. Sampson 
Phone: (409) 861-3591
Contact: Hubert Oxford, IV 
Phone: (409) 351-0000
Contact: Joshua C. Heinz 
Phone: (409) 454-2053

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