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1 - 2 December 2021
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Tower of LondonLondon, UK

David Reisman
Shareholder at Liskow & Lewis


David Reisman brings broad and practical experience to his maritime practice. David served as General Counsel of Bisso Marine, LLC for a decade following fifteen years as a partner in the Maritime Section of Liskow & Lewis.  David also served for five years as General Counsel of T&T Bisso, LLC, an international ship salvage and wreck removal contractor with offices in the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia.

David was a hands-on General Counsel, personally handling corporate legal matters, regulatory issues, contracts, risk management, insurance and compliance, and managing litigation.  In addition, he supervised the safety, human resources and quality departments, and was a member of the Bisso Marine Executive Steering Committee.

David’s experience in admiralty matters includes contracts, contractor and subcontractor vetting and management, Coast Guard regulatory and enforcement issues, implementation and management of Capital Construction Funds, insurance coverage, accident investigation, maritime and aviation finance and liens, compliance programs, and formation and management of joint ventures.  His litigation practice covers a wide range of matters, including maritime and offshore personal injury and property damage, products liability, aviation, drilling and completion accidents, reservoir damage, pipeline accidents, indemnity and insurance, and commercial disputes.

David has tried cases in state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas.

Agenda Sessions

  • Salvage and wreck removal in U.S. waters: what vessel owners, insurers and salvors need to know