Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and Defense Base Act
The law firm of Wadsworth, Margrey & Dixon LLP represents employers, insurance carriers, third party administrators, staff leasing companies and self-insured entities in the defense of claims arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA, The “Act”) and the Defense Base Act (DBA).
Given the multi-dimensional aspects of most LHWCA and DBA claims, our firm’s extensive experience in the areas of state workers’ compensation, employment law, and civil law nationally as well as throughout the state of Florida makes the firm uniquely qualified to defend these claims. Our attorneys are experienced in jurisdictional analysis, investigation analysis, discovery, claims evaluation, and alternative dispute resolution. This, coupled with the firm’s multiple locations in or near every major port city in Florida as well as any jurisdiction in the United States, allows our clients to rest assured their attorneys can and will provide prompt personal attention to any on site discovery, interviews, depositions or conferences which need to take place.