Practice Areas

Let Us Put Our 60+ Years of Experience, Training and Expertise Handling Defense Base Act Cases to Work for You Today

Call Us Now: 1-833-595-3350

Practice Areas

Defense Base Act

Were you injured in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait or anywhere overseas while working for a U.S. company?

If so, your case is covered under the Defense Base Act which is an extension of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.

Our firm can handle your claim if you are a civilian injured in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait or anywhere overseas while working for a U.S. company under a contract with the U.S. government.

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Practice Areas

Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act

Are you a longshoreman injured loading and/or unloading containers or cruise ships?

Working at U.S. ports can be a very dangerous job.

If you are a longshoreman involved in loading or unloading container or cruise ships, and have been injured on the job, it is imperative that you contact an attorney who has experience in handling cases under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.

About Us

Our Law Firm at a Glance

The Law Offices of Gillis, Mermell & Pacheco, P.A., fighting for injured workers under since 1996

Over $250,000,000.00 obtained in benefits and/or settlements for our clients during the past 20 years

Over 2,500 mediations on behalf of injured workers

Over 3,500 claims of injured workers under the Defense Base Act and the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act

Over 60 years of combined attorney experience in assisting injured workers

Over 3,000 injured workers’ cases

Over 6,000 claims filed on behalf of injured workers

Over 200 injured workers’ cases taken to trial

You can rely upon our experience, knowledge, expertise and commitment to get the job done on your DBA case. We are ready to go to work for you today!

Contact Us Today

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We are experienced attorneys with a proven track record of obtaining exceptional results for clients since 1996.

Call Now: 1-833-595-3350

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