Charles  Lipcon

Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A.

Charles Lipcon

One Biscayne Tower, Suite 1776, 2 South Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33131

About Us

* Named as One of America's Best Lawyers * Named Top Law Firm Protecting Seafarer Rights * AV Rated for 25 Consecutive Years * SuperLawyers * Over 80 years of combined cruise ship law experience * Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A is a law firm comprised of eight maritime attorneys representing injured plaintiffs since 1971. With a focus on admiralty, maritime, and litigation against cruise lines, our maritime attorneys also handles matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, airplane accidents, automobile accidents, commercial torts, and class actions.

Areas of Practice

Practice Areas:
Aviation & Maritime
Litigation and Appeals
Personal Injury
Wrongful Death - Accidental Death

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Charles Lipcon


Attorney Profile

About the Attorney:
Charles R. Lipcon is the firm's founding attorney and has been handling personal injury, cruise line sexual assault and wrongful death claims for over 40 years. Mr. Lipcon is head counsel and focuses on the strategy for complex maritime legal issues. While his team of maritime lawyers focuses primarily on admiralty, maritime and litigation against cruise lines, Mr. Lipcon also has significant experience handling aviation disasters, automobile accidents, commercial torts and class action lawsuits.
Name of University Attended:
University of Miami, B.A. 1968
Name of Law School Attended:
University of Miami, J.D. 1971
Year admitted to the Bar:
1971
Admitted to Practice Law in the Following Courts:
all State and Federal Courts in Florida, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U. S. Court of Federal Claims, the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, the United States District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, and then U.S. District Court for Colorado.
Professional Association Memberships:
Mr. Lipcon is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Dade County Bar Association, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Florida Trial Lawyers Association, the Florida Admiralty Trial Lawyers Association, the Dade County Trial Lawyers Association and is also a member of Mensa.
Ratings:
He has received a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV, the highest rating for legal ability and professional and ethical standards, for 25 consecutive years.

Firm Profile

Firm Description:
* Named as One of America's Best Lawyers * Named Top Law Firm Protecting Seafarer Rights * AV Rated for 25 Consecutive Years * SuperLawyers * Over 80 years of combined cruise ship law experience * Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, P.A is a law firm comprised of eight maritime attorneys representing injured plaintiffs since 1971. With a focus on admiralty, maritime, and litigation against cruise lines, our maritime attorneys also handles matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, airplane accidents, automobile accidents, commercial torts, and class actions.
Number of Attorneys:
8
Spoken Languages:
Serving an international clientele from countries in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, and Asia, we have the ability to handle matters in English, Spanish, Creole, French, German, Norwegian, Polish as well as almost any other language.
Office Location(s):
One Biscayne Tower, Suite 1776, 2 S Biscayne Boulevard Miami, FL 33131
Year Firm was Created:
1971
Firm Practices in These States:
Ability to handle maritime and cruise ship law matters worldwide

Verdicts & Settlements

Sosa vs. M/V Lago Izabal - $25,843,903.00

Andersen vs. Sky Cruises - $6,100,000.00

Willie R. Walker vs. Florida Power & Light Company - $4,300,000.00

Langmead vs. Admiral Cruises - $3,500,965.00

Tu vs. Mt. Sinai Medical - $2,000,000.00

Greenberg vs. Mercy Hospital - $1,601,000.00

Moroni vs. Boeing Aircraft Co. - $1,525,000.00

Popick vs. Louisville Ladder - $1,500,000.00

Centeno vs. Gulf Fleet - $776,000.00

Igac vs. Norwegian Cruise Lines - $662,165.00

Nunez vs. Carnival Cruise Lines - $575,000.00

Rodriguez vs. Carnival Cruise Lines - $525,000.00

Schwartz vs. Sacks - $350,000.00

Olivares vs. Sky Cruises - $276,948.29

Rivera vs. Int'l Ships Services - $200,000.00

Rosales vs. National Car Rental - $199,680.94

Morales vs. King Ocean - $175,000.00

Lucia vs. Metropolitan Dade County - $125,000.00