Maritime Law Center

Our firm works with individuals, corporations, shipping companies and universities in selling and acquiring, transferring and evaluating vessels in all parts of the world.

    Mike Vaughn
    Vaughn Law Offices
    17011 Beach Blvd., Suite 900
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    Phone:  562-592-9350
    Email: mike@vaughnlawoffice.com

     

About Us

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The Maritime Law Center is operated by Maritime Attorney, Michael Vaughn, a member in good standing with the State Bar of California and licensed to practice before all of the courts of the State.

The firm works with individuals, corporations, shipping companies and universities in selling and acquiring, transferring and evaluating vessels in all parts of the world.

Mike Vaughn is a 1971 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Law and has been admitted to practice before a variety of Federal Courts.  He has been an attorney in many areas of law for 40 years and has concentrated in maritime law since 1986.

Mr. Vaughn is the author of many books and articles including:

  • The Business of Yachting & Shipping (2000)
  • The Businessman’s Guide to Maritime Liens (2007)
  • The Yacht Broker’s Forms Book (2002)
  • How to Document Your Yacht (2002)
  • The Ship Acquisition & Sale Handbook (1991)
  • “Subchapter T&K Regulations for Small Passengers Vessels”
  • Published in the Coast Guard Journal of Safety at Sea, Volume 59,
  • Number 1, January-March 2002

You may purchase copies of these in our ON-LINE BOOK STORE.

Bar Status & Resume
The California State Bar maintains a web site at which you can check the current status of all California attorneys. You may check Mr. Vaughn’s status there; you will have to manually return to this site.

State bar site: http://members.calbar.ca.gov/search/member.aspx

Mike Vaughn’s official California State Bar Number is 79661.