Timothy P. Shusta - Phelps Dunbar LLP

Timothy P. Shusta

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 813-472-7582

Tim Shusta practices in the area of commercial litigation. He practices primarily in admiralty and maritime law, insurance, business and finance, environmental law and tort litigation. His practice includes a broad range of maritime cases, including Jones Act and LHWCA personal injury claims, commercial and recreational diving cases, collision cases, cargo claims, pollution, contract, charter party disputes, limitation of liability, maritime liens, FD&D, general liability claims, and salvage, including treasure salvage cases. In litigation matters his practice includes both commercial and recreational maritime cases representing clients in insurance, commercial and tort litigation at the trial and appellate level. Mr. Shusta is also experienced in maritime-related transactions, including shipyard contracts, vessel purchases, vessel foreclosure and other maritime contracts. His non-maritime litigation practice includes defense of significant personal injury claims, commercial matters, insurance coverage matters, and products liability claims.

University of MaineBA 1974Stetson UniversityJ.D. 1984
The Florida BarHillsborough County Bar AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationMaritime Law Association of the United StatesSoutheastern Admiralty Law InstitutePropeller Club of the Port of TampaInternational Propeller Club, Southeast RegionPort of Tampa Maritime Industries AssociationTampa Bay Mariners ClubTampa Foreign Trade Zone #79

Office Location

100 South Ashley Drive, Suite 1900
Tampa, FL 33602-5311
United States

Practice Areas

Admiralty and Maritime Law