Commander David Cole, USCG (ret), Consultant in Maritime and Admiralty
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Welcome to the website of David E. Cole, Maritime Consultant & Expert. Mr. Cole is a Retired USCG Commander with 20 years of service. Mr. Cole holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola University of New Orleans, LA, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Maritime Transportaion from the State University of New York Maritime College. Mr. Cole’s maritime consulting business is practiced nationwide.

Mr. Cole provides various consulting services in all areas of Maritime & Admiralty, including the following for both Plaintiff & Defense: personal injury & death, collisions, allisions, groundings, determination of navigable waters, Jones Act, navigation, seamanship, permitting, bridges, general maritime safety, offshore oil field, vessel access, regulatory analysis, vessel operations and manning. Mr. Cole is qualified to testify in both Federal and State Courts.

Mr. Cole is a member of the American Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Maritime Law Association of the US, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, American Boat & Yacht Council.


Telephone: (817) 571-7731