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10071 Lorraine Road, Cowan-Lorraine Business Park, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503

Mississippi Attorneys Deliver Strong Litigation Defense for Businesses

Established Gulf Coast law firm helps clients resolve cases effectively

For 35 years, Franke & Salloum, PLLC in Gulfport has assertively represented large and small businesses in civil litigation throughout Mississippi and the Gulf Coast. Whether the dispute involves a vehicle accident, maritime claim or some other type of lawsuit, our attorneys draw upon an extensive knowledge of federal and state law to provide strong defense representation in a cost-effective manner. In every situation, we focus on obtaining the best result possible, whether that is attained through trying cases in court or negotiating a fair settlement. If you are unsure about your legal options, we offer a free initial consultation so you can obtain the information you need before determining how to proceed.

Skillful defense for lawsuits arising out of industrial accidents

Industrial accidents can trigger several types of litigation. No matter what type of incident occurred, our attorneys can advise you on the various legal issues that may be involved. We have decades of experience defending insurance carriers and industrial clients in all types of liability matters, and we also handle related workers’ compensation cases. Our attorneys can retain the necessary experts to investigate what occurred and build the strongest possible defense against all types of allegations.

Knowledgeable attorneys litigate maritime and admiralty matters

From our office on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, we have an extensive maritime and admiralty practice. Our firm represents clients in cases arising from the shipping activity in regional ports including Gulfport, New Orleans, and Mobile, as well oil and gas drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico. We can handle personal injury claims, Jones Act cases, ship seizures, and disputes involving cargo. For these and other matters, including those involving dockworkers, our lawyers have a thorough understanding of the special rules that govern such disputes.

Comprehensive legal assistance for truck collision cases

Truck accidents present special challenges to insurance carriers and defendants. The complex regulations that pertain to large vehicles and commercial shipping can complicate liability issues. As knowledgeable defenders in these claims, we can effectively address questions of fault, coverage and legal responsibility. By assessing the situation quickly and completely, our lawyers give clients the best chance at a successful outcome.

Gulfport lawyers handle all types of construction claims

Problems with construction often lead to a complex set of legal and factual issues involving numerous parties. Our firm assists clients in a full range of construction law cases, including those relating to:

  • Building and repair issues — We have the background and network of experts to help determine how to proceed in cases alleging faulty workmanship or substandard materials.
  • Contract disputes — Our attorneys protect the rights of builders, contractors and other parties in litigation relating to purported contract breaches.
  • Architecture and design problems — If someone argues that problems are the result of substandard design or planning, we can prepare an authoritative case on behalf of architects, engineers or contractors.

For these and other cases, we will develop a thorough assessment of the situation and guide you toward a favorable resolution.

Franke & Salloum, PLLC represents Mississippi corporate and business clients in a wide range of litigation matters. Please call 228-868-7070 or contact us online to schedule a consultation at our Gulfport office.