Cargo Claims

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Those in the trucking industry understand that cargo claims are an inevitable part of doing business. When a cargo claim occurs, it is critical to consult an attorney who understand the multitude of potential insurance issues, litigation defense strategies, case law, and legislation, such as the Carmack Amendment to the Interstate Commerce Clause and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.

The attorneys at The Fuentes Firm, P.C. have extensive experience defending trucking companies in complex freight and cargo claims. Often, a cargo claim is wrapped up in larger litigation, and we frequently untangle the most complex cases and achieve a quick and cost effective solution for our clients. We have experience resolving cargo claims and disputes related to:

  • Damaged goods
  • Less-than-load (LTL) shipments
  • Contract tariff payments
  • Nonpayment
  • Financial damages for late or delayed delivery
  • Salvaged perishable goods
  • Perishable products delivered out of temperature specs
  • Intermodal cargo

Our firm recognizes the unique role trucking plays in shipping goods across this country and understands the exposure trucking companies face, be it local, regional, or national. We take great pride in our work in cargo litigation and have achieved great success for our clients. You can be assured we will explore every avenue as we strive to obtain the results you deserve.