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Awards & Accolades
  • AV
    Attorney Nathan Hughey is rated AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. Mr. Hughey’s peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.
  • Client distriction award 2013
    Attorney Nathan Hughey has been awarded the Martinedale-Hubble* Client Distinction Award, which is given to less than 4% of the 900,000+ attorneys listed on martindale.com and lawyers.com.
  • top rated lawyers
    Attorney Nathan Hughey has been selected by Top Rated Lawyers as a top attorney in the area of Transportation Law.
  • trial lawyers
    Attorney Nathan Hughey has been awarded recognition as a National Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyer.
  • million dollar advocates forum
    Attorney Nathan Hughey has been awarded membership to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, based on the recoveries he has obtained for clients which exceed
    $1 Million each.

Maritime Law

Charleston, South Carolina, Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act Claims Lawyer

If you have been injured while working at sea, in port or elsewhere on the water, your personal injury claim falls into a specific category of maritime law, regulated by the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act. Attorney Nathan Hughey and the lawyers of Hughey Law Firm handle claims in all areas of admiralty law and Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act claims for seamen, river workers and their families.

Free Consultation • Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act Cases Handled on Contingency*

Our experience in personal injury law allows us to tackle the most serious cases. Hughey Law Firm handles work injuries to seamen and people who fall under admiralty law on the job, including:

  • Maritime and Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act claims
  • Longshoreman third party claims
  • Seamen's wage claims
  • Oil Rig and platform workers
  • Barge workers and crews
  • Jack-up rig workers and crews
  • Tug and supply boat workers and crews
  • Tankers, freighter and other ocean going crews
  • Commercial fishing fleet workers

Maintenance and Cure

The legal procedures for families filing for maintenance and cure under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Act/Jones Act are complex and often lead to frustration. Attorney Nathan Hughey has a Captain's license and ran vessels for a living prior to becoming an attorney. He knows the waters of Charleston Harbor and South Carolina like a courtroom. The lawyers of Hughey Law Firm stand ready to handle your claims for injuries sustained on the water.

We offer a free initial consultation and handle work injury legal claims on a contingency. We don't charge attorney fees unless we help you recover money for your claim. We also will not charge you costs if we cannot recover. *Fees are calculated before expenses.

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Areas of Law We Practice

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Auto Accidents

If you have been injured in an auto accident, give Hughey Injury Lawyers a call today and find out what your claim is worth and how to fight for compensation.

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Personal Injury

Do not let a personal injury fall by the wayside due to improper representation. Our lawyers will fight for fair compensation so you can move on with your life.

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Workers' Compensation

Being injured at work can seriously affect you and your family. If this has happened to you, let Hughey Injury Lawyers fight for workers compensation today.

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Maritime Law

Please do not let an injury at port or seas take the legs out from underneath you. Our firm handles all areas of admiralty law and protection for seamen.

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Nursing Home Injuries

Hughey Injury Lawyers fights for the elderly who have been injured or mistreated in our state's nursing homes. Protect our elder and do what is right.

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Medical Malpractice

Doctors and physicians are not always right. If you have been injured due to the malpractice of a physician, call Hughey Injury Lawyers today.

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Civil and Business Litigation

If you own a business, you understand the importance of handling disputes in a timely and professional manner. Protect yourself and your business.

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