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  1. Litigation: 20%
  2. Transportation: 20%
  3. Insurance: 20%
  4. Construction: 20%
  5. Business: 20%

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Semmes, Bowen & Semmes

250 W Pratt St
Baltimore, MD, 21201


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
ListedBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
ListedWho's Who in AmericaN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesSecretary2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar Association, Litigation Section, Federal District Court Liaison CommitteeMemberN/A
Bar Association of Baltimore CityMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Maryland Defense CounselMemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of the United States, Practice and Procedure CommitteeChair2000 - 2004
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesBoard of Directors1998 - 2001
American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Admiralty and Maritime Litigation CommitteeChair1997 - 1998
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Admiralty and Maritime Law CommitteeChair1989 - 1991
Publication nameTitleDate
Chapter III, 8 Benedict on AdmiraltyAdmiralty Practice and Procedure2002
Tulane Law ReviewRecreational Boats: The Evolution of Jurisdiction and Choice-of-Law Issues from the Constitution Through the Calhoun Decision2001
Lloyd’s ListSupreme Court Applies ‘the Proportionate Share Rule’ to Marine Settlements1994
Lloyd’s ListSupreme Court Decision May Cause a Stir on London Market1994
Recreational Craft: Jurisdiction Claims, and Coverage I, ABA Tort and Insurance Practice SectionWhen Is a Boat Not a Vessel? — Recreational Boats Navigate Through the Jurisdiction and Limitation Quagmire1990
X The Maritime Lawyer IIn re Oil Spill by the AMOCO CADIZ — Choice of Law and a Pierced Corporate Veil Defeat the 1969 Civil Liability Convention1985
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Washington and Lee UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1968