Miami Yacht Accident Lawyer - Sean M. Cleary

If you sustained injuries or lost a loved one after a yacht or other recreational boat accident, as a result of safety violations or negligence, we can recover compensation through insurance from the responsible parties.

How Do We Help After a Yacht Accident?

We work with maritime safety experts, investigators, and other professionals to determine the causes of a yachting accident. We recover compensation for the victim or family members.

Sean M. Cleary

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Michael B.- Google Review

I couldn't be happier with the legal representation and work Sean gave to the organization I represent. He was a thoughtful, professional partner in an extremely difficult situation that at times seemed hopeless but reached a successful end with all parties agreeable with the outcome. A very difficult navigation that Sean was able to help lead us through. We are thankful for his help, and I highly recommend Sean when looking for legal services.

Michael B.

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Robert L. - Google Review

My wife and I were referred to Sean Cleary by another Attorney. He was very highly recommended and, I must say, very deservedly so. Sean is very diligent in his work; his preparation is phenomenal and his presentations are something to behold. He is very accessible if you have any questions. He always takes the time to fully explain in language you can understand. We highly recommend anyone needing to Sean Cleary.

Robert L.

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Leopoldo G. - Google Review

Sean is an outstanding professional, transparent and very diligent; he personally dedicated time and attention to my case; he always responded my calls promptly, keeping me informed all the time. His knowledge and advises are very accurate and valuable. Definitely, great lawyer.

Leopoldo G.

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Julie F. - Google Review

I would highly recommend Sean Cleary. Not only is he a very knowledgeable attorney he takes the time to explain the law to ensure you understand every aspect of your case. He is also very sensitive to the needs of you and or your family during very trying times.

Julie F.

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Sandra P. - Google Review

From day one, Mr. Cleary had faith in my case. He paid attention to every detail with great professionalism. He did not shy away from any challenges and went the extra mile to provide what he promised.

Sandra P.

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Digna F. - Google Review

Highly recommended. Sean is smart, conscientious, detail-oriented and extremely knowledgeable in his field. Always gets excellent results for his clients.

Digna F.

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Windsurfer Injured in Florida Keys Accident

I was severely injured while windsurfing in the Florida Keys a while back after a fishing boat hit me. I required several surgeries to fix my leg and foot, and Mr. Cleary helped me receive compensation for these injuries. I am very grateful for his help and highly recommend his services. He always conducts himself with the utmost integrity and is exceptional in what he does.


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Dino S. - Google Review

If you have a problem or have been wronged, Sean Cleary is the man to talk to. Had a fantastic experience with Sean and all of the friendly, helpful and professional staff of the firm. If Sean accepts you as a client and agrees to represent you, you'll be in the best of hands.

Dino S.

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Miami Yacht Accident Lawyer

Why should there be a concern when it comes to yachting dangers? The U.S. Coast Guard reports that each year there are over 600 boating accidents in Florida. Recent yearly statistics show that over 2K individuals have been involved in vessel accidents, out of which 421 suffered injuries and 67 victims died. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission registered 67 accidents per year involving recreational vessels in Miami-Dade County, which caused 7 fatalities and 37 injuries. Monroe County had the highest number of registered accidents per year, 105, which caused 3 fatalities and 52 injuries. The highest number of Florida yachting accidents occurred while cruising during the months of May and August.


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What Are the Penalties for Violating Boating Regulations in Florida? »

Everyone on board a yacht and anyone being towed behind a vessel must wear a US Coast Guard-approved personal flotation device. Violating this regulation and others pertaining to boating are punishable with a $50 - $80 fine, depending on the county.

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What Are the Penalties for Boating Under the Influence (BUI)? »

The penalties for boating under the influence generally consist of fines that can be up to $5K, suspension or revocation of the boat operating privileges, or even jail terms. It is important to keep in mind that it is illegal to operate any vessel or water skis, sailboard, or similar device while under the influence of alcohol (BAC 0.15 or higher), controlled substances, or drugs.

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