Premier Maritime-Focused Trial Attorneys
The marine industry is complex. From shipping freight to recreational boating, the potential legal challenges for companies and vessel owners are as vast as the waters they navigate.
Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., has significant experience handling cases involving maritime and admiralty law. The firm holds national recognition for its solutions for marine businesses and insurers. With over three decades of experience, the firm’s attorneys have won a series of critical outcomes for their clients.
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Recognized Innovators In Admiralty And Maritime Law
Creative and responsive legal strategy — as well as hard-hitting trial representation — can position maritime companies for long-term success. Through litigation, transactions and other legal matters, the firm’s lawyers have proven their talent.
Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., supports clients through being:
- Results-oriented: The firm’s track record of success demonstrates its continued dedication to securing the best outcomes for clients.
- Aggressive: When clients encounter a need or problem, the firm is ready to quickly assert their clients’ rights and interests.
- Ethical: The firm’s attorneys approach every case with integrity. They deliver trusted solutions with honesty and transparency.
The leaders at Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., have received accolades for their work in maritime and admiralty law. Attorneys Simon Tonkin and Jim Mondl are both AV Preeminent* peer-review rated through Martindale-Hubbell. The firm’s founding lawyers have also been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers in Kansas and Missouri for multiple years.
Diverse Backgrounds Informing Future Cases
The attorneys at Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., have practiced in many areas outside of maritime law. Before coming to Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., Richard McNelley focused on criminal law as a Missouri State Public Defender in St. Louis. James Mondl previously conducted research for the Illinois Supreme Court. These diverse experiences allow the lawyers to approach cases from a unique, holistic perspective.
The lawyers regularly develop long-term relationships with clients, assisting with maritime and nonmaritime law concerns, including:
- Insurance coverage cases
- Contract disputes
- Recreational boating accidents
- Mariner credential disputes
- White collar crime defense
- Real estate and land use disputes
- Inland marine and trucking concerns
- Other nonmaritime litigation and appeals
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Personal service remains at the core of the firm’s practice. To meet with the firm’s attorneys, call 314-231-2794 or complete the contact form online. Tonkin & Mondl, L.C., is located in St. Louis and serves clients in the Midwest and throughout the nation.
*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.