Andrew D. Craven

Partner

acraven@chartwelllaw.com
P
(786) 804-4614
F
(305) 372-5044
Miami, FL
100 S.E. 2nd Street
Suite 2150
Miami
,
FL
33131
Orlando, FL
833 Highland Avenue
Suite 202
Orlando
,
FL
32803
,

PRACTICE AREAS

Admiralty and Maritime

Casualty and Premises Liability Defense

Commercial Litigation

Insurance Defense

Product Liability

In-House Counsel Assistance Including Claims & Underwriting File Analysis and Privilege Determination for Non-Party Subpoenas

Admissions

Florida

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Education

Stetson University College of Law

J.D., 1999

Florida State University

B.A., 1996

North of England P&I Association’s Residential Training Course

Andrew Craven focuses his practice on maritime matters, including the defense of crew and passenger claims, limitation of liability actions, cargo claims and salvage claims. His experience includes trials and appeals. Significantly, Mr. Craven is board-certified in admiralty and maritime law by the Florida Bar.

Mr. Craven has extensive experience working with London and domestic marine insurers, giving his clients an advantage due to his thorough understanding of the nuances in marine insurance practice and policy.

Mr. Craven assists clients in maritime personal injury and wrongful death claims, including complex matters involving multiple plaintiffs or catastrophic injuries. He also frequently defends claims brought by crew members, maritime workers, or personal representatives pursuant to the Jones Act, General Maritime Law, Death on the High Seas Act, and the Longshoremen and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act.

Mr. Craven has been published and has presented on various topics, including crew claims in the United States, cruise line personal injury law, legal ramifications of the gulf oil spill, and risk shifting agreements in maritime contracts.

Professional Associations

Past Chair, Florida Grievance Committee 11C

Dade County Bar Association

Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys

Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club

Achievements

Selected to Florida Super Lawyers® (2017-2019)

Board Certified in Admiralty and Maritime Law by the Florida Bar.

AV preeminent rated.

Andrew Craven focuses his practice on maritime matters, including the defense of crew and passenger claims, limitation of liability actions, cargo claims and salvage claims. His experience includes trials and appeals. Significantly, Mr. Craven is board-certified in admiralty and maritime law by the Florida Bar.

Mr. Craven has extensive experience working with London and domestic marine insurers, giving his clients an advantage due to his thorough understanding of the nuances in marine insurance practice and policy.

Mr. Craven assists clients in maritime personal injury and wrongful death claims, including complex matters involving multiple plaintiffs or catastrophic injuries. He also frequently defends claims brought by crew members, maritime workers, or personal representatives pursuant to the Jones Act, General Maritime Law, Death on the High Seas Act, and the Longshoremen and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act.

Mr. Craven has been published and has presented on various topics, including crew claims in the United States, cruise line personal injury law, legal ramifications of the gulf oil spill, and risk shifting agreements in maritime contracts.

Professional Associations

Past Chair, Florida Grievance Committee 11C

Dade County Bar Association

Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys

Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club

Achievements

Selected to Florida Super Lawyers® (2017-2019)

Board Certified in Admiralty and Maritime Law by the Florida Bar.

AV preeminent rated.

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