Kevin J.B. O’Malley


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Kevin O'Malley counsels and represents international and domestic insurance underwriters on coverage and other issues arising under marine and non-marine property and liability policies such as open cargo, inland marine, hull and machinery, protection and indemnity, and marine general liability policies. He also counsels and represents vessel owners, logistics providers, marine transportation companies, terminals, commodity traders and others in the international shipping and transportation industry on commercial disputes, cargo damage claims and defense, marine casualties, oil spill response and other areas relevant to the industry. Kevin has a nationwide litigation and an international arbitration practice. He regularly counsels underwriters on their policy forms and other clients on their commercial transactions, including the drafting of the contracts and other documents needed to effect their business goals.

Bar Admissions:

New York
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York
Second Circuit Court of Appeals
Third Circuit Court of Appeals
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals


Tulane University Law School, J.D., 1999
Honors: Cum Laude; Lemle & Kelleher Award, Admiralty Law, 1999; CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Marine Insurance, 1999
Certificate of Specialization: Maritime Law
Law Journal: Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law, 1997 - 1999, Associate Executive Editor, 1998 - 1999

Bucknell University, B.A., 1996 Honors: Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Maritime Law Association of the United States