Honors and Awards

Blank Rome Wins Lloyd’s List 2019 Excellence in Maritime Law Award

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Blank Rome LLP was named the Excellence in Maritime Law award winner at the 2019 Lloyd's List Americas Awards, held on September 25, 2019, in Houston, Texas. The coveted award recognizes “exemplary expertise and commitment to the shipping industry as well as innovation through which lawyers have played a crucial role in notable cases, restructuring, or dispute resolution.”

“We are honored to receive Lloyd’s List’s Excellence in Maritime Law award for our dedicated legal counsel and services,” said Keith B. Letourneau, co-chair of Blank Rome’s Maritime practice group. “We would notably like to thank our clients for placing their trust, faith, and loyalty in our maritime attorneys and firm, and look forward to continuing to strengthen and advance our relationships in the shipping industry.”

Keith attended the Lloyd’s List awards ceremony with Jeanne M. Grasso, vice chair and partner of the Firm’s Maritime group, and accepted the award together on behalf of Blank Rome Maritime.

The Lloyd’s List Americas Awards, which this year was combined with a unique content forum focused on Future Fuels, are part of the global Excellence in Shipping Awards, the industry’s flagship awards program that recognizes and rewards excellence across all sectors of maritime. In addition to the Excellence in Maritime Law award, the Firm was also named a finalist for this year’s Deal of the Year award, and was honored with the Maritime Legal Services award in 2015 and 2016.

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Excellence in Maritime Law

Blank Rome presented with Lloyd’s List 2019 Excellence in Maritime Law award. Pictured are Eli Ginsberg, (Lloyd’s List Intelligence), Jeanne Grasso, and Keith Letourneau.