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Law School: New England School of Law
Jurisdictions: Florida
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11th Circuit
U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
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About Keith Brais
Florida Board Certified Admiralty & Maritime Attorney; "AV" Rated with Martindale-Hubbell; Member of Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Member & Lecturer ... Southeastern Admiralty Law Committee; Member & Lecturer ... Ft. Lauderdale Mariner's Club; Three U.S. Coast Guard Marine Engineering Licenses (Inactive); Sailed seven (7) years aboard Offshore Drilling Platforms; Specialties: Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Resort-Vacation, Negligent Security, Sexual Assault, Premises Liability, Pool & Hot Tub Entrapment Drowning Claims. Admiralty & Maritime Lawyer licensed in Florida & Massachusetts.
Practice Areas
  • Maritime
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Negligent Security - Premises Liability
  • Pool & Spa Suction Entrapment / Drowning
  • Vacation Resort Injury Law
  • Cruise Line & Crew Member Claims
  • Yacht Crew Injury Law
  • Jet Ski & Boat Accident Injury Claims
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Contingency Files: No Fee Unless Successful
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida 
Massachusetts 
5th Circuit 
11th Circuit 
U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts 
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas 
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida 
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida 
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas 
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida 
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas 
U.S. Supreme Court 
Certifications
Board Certified Admiralty & Maritime Attorney (The Florida Bar)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
Professional Experience
Partner, Brais Brais Rusak & Cerda-Collazo
Current
Education
New England School of LawJ.D.
Massachusetts Maritime AcademyB.S.Merchant Marine - Marine Engineering
Awards
10/10 Peer Review Rated Attorney, Avvo
Super Lawyer - 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13 & 14, Super Lawyers
"AV" Preeminent Peer Review Rated Attorney, Martindale - Hubbell
Speaking Engagements
  • To Deny Coverage or Not Deny Coverage: Questions Underwriters Must Ask When Deciding to Accept a Marine Claim, 2002 Seminar
    Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club
  • The Shipowner's Limitation of Liability Act: Pitfalls for the Unwary, 2006 Seminar, Savanna, GA
    Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
  • Plowing Your Way into Environmental Liabilities in South Florida, 2006 Seminar
    Fort Lauderdale Mariners Club
  • Ship's Medical Negligence: Respondeat Superior or Strict Liability?, 2006 Legal & Insurance Seminar
    International Council of Cruise Lines
  • Salvage Claims at a Glance
    Marine Underwriters and Practicing Maritime Attorneys
    2008
  • Salvage Claims at a Glance
    Marine Underwriter
    2008
  • Marina Agreements at a Glance
    Marine Underwriters
    2008
Professional Associations
Member, Florida Bar Admiralty Law Committee
Current
Proctor Member, Maritime Law Association ("MLA") of the United States
Current
Member, Cruise Line and Passenger Ships Committee of the MLA
Current
Member & Lecturer, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
Current
Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Current
Member & Lecturer, Ft. Lauderdale Mariner's Club
Current
Member, Propeller Club of the United States (Port of Miami)
Current

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Florida
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Massachusetts
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Boston, MA 02109
USA
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Telephone: (617) 622-5008
Fax: (617) 622-5009
Texas
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Houston, TX 77002
USA
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Telephone: (713) 338-2448
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