Keith Jarrett is an experienced trial lawyer, often handling complex litigation involving maritime accidents, environmental damage, toxic torts, ship construction, and oilfield disputes. Keith’s lead trial experience includes:
- Well blowouts, and pipeline and drilling rig accidents
- Shipbuilding disputes
- Environmental contamination and coastal erosion lawsuits
- Wrongful death, personal injury, occupational disease, and diving-related claims
- Vessel collisions
- Oil spills
- Indemnity and insurance coverage
- Class-action defense
Keith has also litigated claims involving catastrophic explosions and fires, engineering malpractice, property construction, and oilfield reservoir damage.
Keith formerly served as Liskow & Lewis’ President and Managing Partner from 2009 to 2015. He is a Fellow in the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. Before joining Liskow, he clerked for the Honorable Alvin Rubin of the United States Court of Appeals. And prior to law school he sailed as an engineer and deck officer aboard oceangoing ships in foreign and domestic trade, and served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Naval Reserve.