Towboatlaw is a blog focused on admiralty & maritime law as it is applied by judges and lawyers on the rivers and other inland waterways of the United States. My name is Fred Goldsmith. I am a lawyer who focuses his practice on admiralty and maritime law. I, along with my partner, Rich Ogrodowski, am the co-founder of Goldsmith & Ogrodowski, LLC (http://www.golawllc.com), a law firm based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which is dedicated to representing workers, or families of workers, who have been seriously injured or killed working aboard towboats and barges as deckhands, pilots, captains, engineers, mates, and cooks. We practice primarily in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.
This is a link to my bio page on our law firm’s website:
This is a link to my law firm’s Admiralty & Maritime practice page: