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Why You Should Never Try To Settle Your Own Maritime Jones Act Claim Without An Attorney

By Timothy Young on November 19, 2010

We have recently posted an excellent article regarding the common mistakes made when seamen tried to handle their own maritime and Jones Act cases.  You can learn about the reasons you should not settle your own maritime Jones Act case with your company directly by reading our article here.  We discuss several reasons including the advantage that your company has, the main reason you should not return to work too soon after your injury as well as if you can break or void an unfair settlement that you accepted when you did not know the full extent of your injuries.  Our Louisiana maritime lawyers are here to help assist you in anyway necessary.  Learn your rights, choices and options.