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FRIEDMAN, JAMES & BUCHSBAUM LLP added to the 2024 Best Lawyers List

FRIEDMAN, JAMES & BUCHSBAUM LLP, America’s Premier Maritime Personal Injury Firm,™ has been included in the 2024 Best Lawyers® New York Area Advertising Supplement, as nominated by other leading lawyers.  Friedman, James & Buchsbaum does not pay to participate, nor are we allowed to pay or participate, as noted by the editors of Best Lawyers®: […]

Maritime Geography Zones

Maritime Geography Zones are made up of three loosely defined elements, the meanings of which have slowly changed throughout history. Their interpretations are important when the Jones Act comes into play. According to the Naval Operations Concept of the US Navy in 2010, “blue water” refers to the open ocean; “green water” refers to coastal […]