Blank Rome Wins Lloyd’s List 2015 Maritime Legal Services Award
Blank Rome was recognized as the winner of the Lloyd's List 2015 North American Maritime Award for "Maritime Services – Legal” at the Lloyd’s List awards ceremony held on February 18, 2015, at the Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa, in Houston, Texas. The maritime services award, as stated by Lloyd's List, is awarded "for exceptional achievement or contribution to any service sector of the North American maritime industry by a company, individual or organisation."
Left to right: Blank Rome Partners John Kimball, Jeanne Grasso (center right),
and Richard Singleton accepting the Lloyd's List 2015 Maritime Legal Services Award.
“In selecting Blank Rome for this highly prestigious award, Lloyd’s List’s panel of judges recognized that we offer a range and breadth of shipping knowledge to clients that is unmatched among U.S.-based law firms,” said John D. Kimball, co-chair of the Firm’s maritime practice group.
“We are very grateful to Lloyd’s List for this recognition of top-level experience and great teamwork that we provide to our clients. We have worked very hard to create a maritime practice with a footprint throughout the United States that can handle all of the needs of our clients,” added maritime co-chair Jonathan K. Waldron.
This year's annual awards event attracted more than 300 maritime industry representatives and celebrated the success of the North American maritime industry.