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Mr. Dennis Michael McElwee

Mr. Dennis Michael McElwee

Schechter, McElwee,Shaffer& Harris
  • Maritime Law, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation
  • Minnesota, Texas
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Summary

I have handled maritime injury cases for over two decades. I have tried injury cases in courtrooms throughout the United States under the Jones Act, General Maritime Law and seaman’s wage claim law, as well as general personal injury cases. I am an expert on maritime piracy cases and Longshore claims. We accept cases on referral.

Education
South Texas College of Law
J.D.
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Rutgers University - Camden
B.A. (1980)
Professional Experience
Partner
Schechter, McElwee,Shaffer& Harris
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Occupational Ilness Cases in a Maritime Context
University of Texas
The Relationship Between Medicare and a Vessel Owner's Duty to Provide Cure
SEALI
Awards
Texas Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
Professional Associations
Maritime Law Association
Member
- Current
Houston Bar Association
Member
- Current
Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
Member
- Current
Texas State Bar # 13587820
Member
- Current
American Association for Justice
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Minnesota
Texas
5th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • FELA Railroad Personal Injury
  • Seaman
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
Work
3200 Travis Street, #300
Houston, TX 77006
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 282-2122
Telephone: (713) 364-0723
Fax: (713) 751-0412