Banker Lopez Gassler is pleased to announce the firm’s newest Board Certified Admiralty and Maritime Lawyer with the Florida Bar, Eric Thiel.
Eric Thiel, is a Shareholder with the firm’s General Trial Practice Group in Tampa. His civil trial practice in admiralty and maritime law focuses on maritime injury and death claims, collision and allisions, maritime lien claims, vessel foreclosures, salvage, environmental claims, oil pollution claims, warranty claims, first-party insurance claims, vessel construction and repair claims, vessel documentation issues, limitation of liability actions, preparation and drafting of charter parties and federal and state court litigation.
Mr. Thiel served in the U.S. Navy prior to his transition into private practice. He was a Seamanship and Navigation Instructor at the U.S. Naval Academy, a Navigation Officer with the USS McInerney and a Missiles and Information Systems Officer with the USS Hue City.