Lawyer helps Longshoremen recover benefits under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act

If you are a longshoreman who has been injured on the job, you need a lawyer who knows how to handle your case under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.  The Law Offices of Gillis, Mermell & Pacheco, P.A. has a combined 43 years of experience in handling cases for longshoremen.  We have represented more than 1,000 longshoreman over the past 17 years.  Clifford R. Mermell, Esq. has been handling these cases for more than 25 years. He is AV rated which is the highest rating for professionalism and ethical standards by the peer rating service Martindale Hubbard.  He is also board certified by the Florida Bar in the area of workers’ compensation law which means he is recognized as an expert in that area by his peers and Judges.  Mr. Mermell has handled longshore cases at every level from the OWCP, to the OALJ to the BRB and on appeal to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Let Mr. Mermell and the law firm of Gillis, Mermell & Pacheco, P.A. handle your longshore case and you will have the benefit of their knowledge and expertise working for you.  The results of your case can be dramatically improved when you choose a qualified and experienced lawyer that knows how to handle longshore cases.  Contact us today at 305 595 3350 or email us at or go to our website at and complete our questionare on the Contact Us page.  We are ready to help you.  We will educate you on what you need to be doing right now to make sure that you receive the compensation and medical care you deserve.  We can also help you negotiate a favorable lump sum cash settlement for your injuries.  Contact us now!

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