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May 8th, 2012

NBF attorney Chris P. Reilly obtained a victory for his client Castle Fisheries, Inc. and Dan Castle in Anchorage Superior Court. On December 29, 2011, an arbitrator ruled in favor of Chris’s clients in a property damage dispute related to the 2010 Sitka sac roe herring fishery. The dispute was arbitrated over three days in December 2011. The arbitration award was confirmed by Anchorage Superior Court Judge Mark Rindner.


May 5th, 2012

NBF attorneys Larry E. Altenbrun and Chris P. Reilly have been approved and certified by the U.S. Maritime Law Association as a “Proctor in Admiralty,” which is the highest category of membership in the MLA.


May 5th, 2012

NBF attorney Rivers Black has been selected for membership of the Legislative Affairs Committee of the Northwest Yacht Brokers Association.


April 24th, 2012

NBF attorneys Christopher W. Nicoll, Rivers Black, and Larry E. Altenbrun attended the annual meeting of the Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association, held in New Orleans.


April 6th, 2012

NBF attorney Christopher W. Nicoll provided the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association with a presentation on the topic of marine insurance at its annual insurance law meeting in Seattle.


March 15th, 2012

NBF attorney Chris P. Reilly provided the Puget Sound Maritime Claim’s Association with a presentation on the topic of subrogation at their monthly meeting in Seattle.


March 14th, 2012

NBF welcomes Thomas J. Braun and Michael A. Guadagno as the newest members of the firm.


March 1st, 2012

NBF attorney Larry E. Altenbrun successfully completed his tenure as 2011 President of the Marine Insurance Association of Seattle.


February 16th, 2012

NBF thanks all its clients and friends that attended its Annual Mardi Gras, and looks forward to seeing everyone again next year.


February 16th, 2012

NBF is proud to be a sponsor of the WDTL 50th Anniversary Celebration.