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Admiralty & maritime

Supporting people with watercraft injury claims

Luvera Law Firm is experienced in representing people with admiralty and maritime injury claims, including operators, passengers, and others who have been severely injured. We understand and utilize federal and state laws made to protect seamen and fishermen, including from injuries and death due to negligence by a ship owner or employer.

Our attorneys are also experienced in handling claims involving personal watercraft, pleasure craft, and cruise ship companies.

Results in admiralty & maritime

$19 million

Jet ski collision results in crushed hip of 19-year-old.

$8.5 million

Water ski collision results in loss of lower leg to teenager.


Hand injury to boat machinist from defective equipment guard.

The 10 attorneys and partners of Luvera Law Firm

Our attorneys

Our attorneys handle a broad variety of cases, including severe injury and wrongful death caused by vehicle accidents of all types, medical malpractice, product defects, construction site accidents and corporate wrongdoing, as well as damages caused by insurance misconduct.

Corporate negligence

Veterans deserve better

The U.S. government and Cerner’s negligence delayed Charlie Bourg’s cancer diagnosis – essentially costing him his life. Now he’s fighting to keep it from happening to other veterans.  U.S. Army...
Charlie Bourg standing in front of the engraved wall at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC

Insurance misconduct

Holding Nationwide accountable for egregious bad faith

In a win for insurance consumers, a Spokane County judge and jury leveled more than $103 million in judgments against Nationwide Insurance, holding the insurance company accountable for egregious misconduct...
Nationwide headquarters: a gray concrete building against blue sky, with the blue N and white bird Nationwide logo.

Construction injuries

Crane collapse: Standing up for safety and accountability

In March 2022, a King County jury returned a $150 million verdict that included two families who lost loved ones in the deadly 2019 crane collapse in Seattle’s South Lake...
A large yellow rooftop crane over a city skyline

Railroad injuries

Pursuing justice for victims of the 2017 Amtrak derailment

In December 2017, an Amtrak train plunged off a railroad overpass onto Interstate 5, killing three people and injuring dozens more. The train was on its first paid passenger run...
An Amtrak train in the station.