Linda D. Lin


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Linda Lin handles a variety of maritime and admiralty litigation for ship owners, cruise lines, NVOCCs, freight forwarders, terminal operators and their underwriters. Linda has extensive experience in cargo claims, charter party dispute, vessel arrests and releases, collection and personal injury matters in both state and federal courts. She has also handled litigation and arbitration in interstate transportation matters, including but not limited to, cargo claims, collection of freight, demurrage and detention, and personal injury defense.

Before Linda came to the United States from China for law school, she worked as an assistant judge in Dalian Maritime Court.

Bar Admissions:

New York
Eastern District of New York
Southern District of New York
Central District of California


Tulane Law School, L.L.M. in Admiralty Law, 2002
Dalian Maritime University, China, L.L.B. in International Maritime Law, 1997
Dalian Maritime University, China, L.L.M. in International Economical Law, 2001

Published Works:

The Standard of Compensation for Death and Personal Injuries at Sea in China, People's Court Daily, 2000

Professional Associations and Memberships:

California Bar Association
Maritime Law Association of the United States
New York State Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association