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"A Former Shipboard Officer Who Fights Hard for
Commercial Mariners, Recreational Boaters, and
Cruise Ship Passengers Throughout the United
States on All Waters"
Tel:      (718)224-9824
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This law firm works
nationwide with maritime
collision, salvage, accident,
unseaworthiness and injury
cases - covering boating
accidents, jet-ski accidents,
cruise ship accidents,
Jones Act cases, and
commercial fishing injuries.
If you were injured on the
water as a commercial
mariner, recreational boater
or jet-ski operator, cruise
ship passenger, yacht crew,
commercial diver, or
offshore oil rig worker, call
us for a free consultation -
(718) 224-9824.
Tim is a former shipboard
officer and has owned a
number of vessels over the
years. His background in
marine engineering and
naval architecture give him
unique insight in court with
cases involving both
recreational vessels and
large commercial vessels.
He taught law at SUNY
Maritime College and in the
MBA Program of Southern
New Hampshire University.
He has covered maritime
law subjects for a wide
range of publications,
including being asked to
cover the subject of
limitation of liability under
maritime law for Trial
magazine (Journal of the
Association of Trial
Lawyers of America). He
has appeared in WorkBoat,
Long Island Boating World,
The Ensign (Magazine of
the U.S. Power Squadron),
Dockwalk, Marine Officer
(Magazine of MEBA -
Marine Engineers'
Beneficial Association -
AFL-CIO), Marine Advocate,
and other publications.
Commercial mariners include
service aboard police, fire,
parks, environmental, and
other municipality vessels.
Tim Akpinar Contact Information:





(718) 224-9824

250-02 Northern Blvd
Little Neck, New York 11363

P.O. Box 620766
Little Neck, New York 11362
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Maritime Attorney Tim Akpinar
Jones Act Seamen - Boating Accident - Commercial Fishermen
Cruise Ship Injury Lawyer - Marine Legal Assistance
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