His law firm, Waks and Barnett, PA specializes in cruise ship accident and cruise ship injury law, personal injury and wrongful death. The firm also deals with insurance litigation, seamen and Jones Act cases, boating law and premises liability.
The firm’s goal is to help their clients understand their legal rights and effectively file suit if they’ve been injured, hurt or have become sick due to the negligence of others.
Andy Waks was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1977, having attending the University of Miami law school, graduating with his J.D. in 1977.
Waks is currently a member of the Florida Bar with other distinctions including (Member, Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Division, 1987-1989; Vice-Chairman, Admiralty Committee, 1990-1991, 1997-1998; Chairman, Admiralty Committee, 1998-1999; Member, Admiralty Certification Committee, 1999- ) American Association for Justice(Sustaining Member) Florida Justice Association , Maritime Law Association of the United States, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, American Board of Trial Advocates.