Monitors legal developments, proposes and comments on legislation and regulation, and conducts education projects that cover all aspects of vessel financing, including ship mortgages, maritime liens, foreclosures and bankruptcy, vessel documentation, cabotage, and taxation. Subcommittees include Maritime Liens and Mortgages (a joint subcommittee with the Practice and Procedure Committee), Coast Guard Documentation, U.S. Citizenship and Related Matters, Yacht Financing, and Taxation.
Chair: EDWARD H. ARNOLD, III
Vice Chair: JOHN C. STRATAKIS
Secretary: WILLIAM C. BALDWIN
Board Liaison: FRANCIS X. NOLAN, III
MLA President: DAVID J. FARRELL, JR.
MLA First Vice-President: BARBARA L. HOLLAND
YLC Liaison: BRIAN P. MALONEY