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Shrimping & Fishing Industry Claims

BP Claims Lawyer

Those who live and work in the Gulf Coast area were often involved in the shrimping or fishing industry. These industries have suffered a massive financial impact, and may have at one time earned a good income are now suffering severe financial stress. If you are involved in the fishing or shrimping industry, it is imperative that you contact aBP claims attorney from our firm immediately. The process of filing a claim has changed; these claims are no longer process through the GCCF. The hope is that individuals in the industry will now be able to get the compensation they deserve from BP through this new claims process.

In order to recover compensation, your claim must be filed in Court in New Orleans. This process requires assistance from a skilled attorney that will ensure your claim is properly documented and all filings are made in a timely manner. If you have a claim that is still pending with the GCCF, or an earlier claim was denied, you can begin the process again through the new system, with a much higher chance of success.

Financial Damage in the Shrimping and Fishing Industry

Many shrimpers and fisherman have been unable to pay their bills, and have lost all that they worked hard to establish. The financial damage to individuals who have made their livelihood for years, or generations of families that have worked in the industry, now are under heavy financial stress, or may have been forced to move out of the area to try to find work. You now have the opportunity to seek justice and pursue the compensation you deserve, and we can assist you.

Contact a Gulf oil spill lawyer from our firm for immediate legal assistance if your fishing or shrimping activity was impacted by the BP oil spill.