Knowledgeable Lawyers for Maritime Law Throughout the United States and Internationally

Maritime law can be difficult to sort out, but longshoremen, seamen and commercial fishermen are afforded certain protections under the Jones Act. If you are injured at sea, you will need a knowledgeable attorney at your side to sort out all the complicated minutiae of the law. Luckily, a lawyer at De Santis Law Center, APC in San Diego, California, can assist you.

Admiralty law can also be applied to rebuilding disputes and vessel financing. We can determine if a specific claim falls under state court or federal court jurisdiction. We can also help you learn more about the set of laws associated with cruise ships. We handle cases throughout the United States and abroad. We specialize in international cases.


Our attorneys have seen numerous types of injuries as the result of a car accident; no matter how you have been hurt, we can assist you. Some of the issues we have dealt with in the past include:

  • Head injuries
  • Brain damage
  • Neck pain
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Back pain
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful deaths
  • Loss of limbs

If you or someone you love has been hurt after being involved in a nasty wreck, contact our office as soon as you can.


We also have a boat and motorcycle accident lawyer in case an injury has occurred with other types of vehicles. You can speak to one of our legal professionals by contacting us at 619-425-2020. For over 29 years, we have been helping people throughout San Diego pursue the compensation they deserve, so do not hesitate to call if you have been hurt.

We are multilingual:

  • Se habla Espanol
  • Si parla Italiano