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Admiralty & Maritime Law Certification

Admiralty & Maratime LawArea Certified Attorneys

Admiralty and maritime law deals with the rules, concepts and legal practice governing vessels, the shipping industry, the carrying of goods and passengers by water as well as related maritime concepts.

Thinking of Becoming Board Certified? Review a summary of the requirements. PDF document opens in new window

Board Certification Applications for Lawyers

The applications for initial board certification and recertification are currently being updated and will be posted here by the end of March.

You will be due to file a recertification application by June 15, 2016 if you were originally certified in 1996, 2001, 2006 or 2011.

The filing period for initial applications is July 1 - August 31

Exam Specifications PDF document opens in new window

Standards for Certification Of A Board Certified Admiralty & Maritime Law Lawyer -
Rules Regulating The Florida Bar 6-17

Admiralty & Maritime Law Standing Committee Policies PDF document opens in new window

Admiralty & Maritime Law Committee members

Admiralty & Maritime Law Certification Staff Liaison Contact Information:
Julie Coiro
The Florida Bar
651 East Jefferson Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2300

Admiralty & Maritime Law Certification Field Established 1996

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[Revised: 02-04-2016]