Eva-Maria Mayer joined the firm in August 2018 as a full-time Associate*. Eva graduated with a Juris Doctor from Tulane University in May 2018. During her legal studies, she was a member of the Tulane Law Maritime Journal, publishing her major journal article on: “Salvage Convention In, General Maritime Law Out: How Sunglory Maritime, LTD v. PHI, Inc. Takes a Wave Breaking Stance”. This article focused on the distinction between the General Maritime Law in the United States and the 1989 Salvage Convention, and assessed the potential future legal effects that this decision may have on salvage claims in the United States. She was also a senior member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Team of Tulane Moot Court as well as the Honor Board. Eva completed her undergraduate studies at Boston University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. Throughout her studies, she has undertaken various internships with other legal service providers. Eva also speaks and writes in fluent German and Dutch.
* (New York bar passed July 2018, admission pending)