Colombian Contractors Hired by USA to Work in Danger Zones

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Are You a Colombian Contractor Working for the U.S. Government?

If you are a contractor from Colombia hired by the United States government to work in Iraq or Afghanistan or other danger zone, and you were injured on the job, you may be eligible to compensation under the Defense Base Act.


Were You Injured While Working for the Government of the United States?

As a Colombian contractor injured while working in Iraq or Afghanistan for the United States government, the American law may grant you the protection you deserve. Call us now to discuss your case. It may well be covered by the Defense Base Act.


We Can Help You Claim the Compensation You Deserve

Our legal firm is based in Miami, Florida.

We are lawyers who specialize in assisting injured workers covered by the Defense Base Act. No matter where the injury may have occurred, if it happened while working under contract with the government of the United States of America, you may be entitled to benefits.

Contact Us Now for a FREE Consultation

You can reach us by email at, or go on our website at and complete our free consultation form on the Contact Us page, or call us at 1 305 595 3350.

We can help you pursue medical care and compensation for your injuries. We are often able to negotiate a large cash settlement as well, depending on the circumstances of your case. Each case is different, therefore, we can help you get the maximum benefits only after reviewing your case.


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Clifford R. Mermell, Esq.
Clifford R. Mermell, Esq., created the law firm of Gillis, Mermell & Pacheco, P.A. on March 1, 1996. Mr. Mermell has been the senior and managing partner of the firm since its creation. The firm was created to champion the rights of injured workers nationwide. It represents cases under the Worker's Compensation, Wrongful Termination, Personal Injury, Admiralty and Maritime, Defense Base Act, and Longshore & Harbor Worker's Compensation Act Laws.

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