NICOLETTI HORNIG & SWEENEY is internationally recognized as one of the leading law firms in the United States in marine insurance, shipping/transportation litigation and admiralty and maritime law. Our reputation and expertise in these areas has been acknowledged by publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Chambers Global, Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America and The Legal 500: United States.
Fortune has recognized that NICOLETTI HORNIG & SWEENEY is one of the "Top Ranked Law Firms"™ in the United States according to Martindale-Hubbell® and that our attorneys are among those with the highest level of legal ability and ethical standards in the United States. Our attorneys have been described as being "leading individuals" in maritime litigation in the United States and among the "Best Lawyers in America" in maritime law. In New York, our attorneys have been called "Super Lawyers" in insurance coverage, transportation and maritime law, personal injury defense and civil litigation defense.
The firm's clients range from multi-national corporations in the Fortune 100 to small companies to individuals. Our clients include major international and domestic insurance underwriters, construction companies, playground equipment manufacturers, insurance brokers, vessel owners, offshore drilling contractors, marinas, steel manufacturers, ship builders and dealers, oil companies, marine transportation companies, electronics manufacturers, freight forwarders, marine construction companies, tug and barge owners, marine salvage companies, commodity traders and logistics providers.
Over the years, the firm has expanded its well respected nationwide litigation practice to include products liability, labor law, medical and legal malpractice, directors and officers liability, broker/agent errors and omissions, personal injury defense, employment law and premises liability. Our team of reputable attorneys is committed to providing outstanding service and customized counsel to our clients.