Lynn L. Krieger

Partner

  • location icon San Francisco, CA
    333 Bush Street
    Suite 1100
    San Francisco, CA 94104

Lynn Krieger is a partner in the San Francisco office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Admiralty, Maritime & Energy Litigation Practice.

Ms. Krieger’s practice concentrates on the defense of marina owners and operators, recreational boat insurers and underwriters, vessel owners, supply chain logistics providers, employers, insurance carriers, underwriters and P & I Clubs in both state and federal courts, in maritime personal injury, casualty, and cargo contexts. She also prepares, negotiates, and litigates contracts and service agreements for terminals, carriers, and beneficial cargo owners.

Ms. Krieger has presented on current legal challenges in the maritime sector, including recently developing liability and coverage issues arising out of the peer-to-peer sharing economy in recreational boating.

Related News & Publications

Offices Held

  • Website and Technology Secretary, Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Director, Pacific Admiralty Seminar
  • Director, San Francisco Maritime National Park Association
  • Advisor, University of San Francisco School of Law, Maritime Law Journal 
  • Chair, Maritime Law Association of the United States, Website and Technology Committee 
  • Director, Maritime Law Association of the United States (2013-2016) 

Publications

  • Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal, Damages on the High Seas, September 19, 2018
  • 2014 MRA Annual Report and Review, Lynn Krieger, Michael Vinding: By Land or By Sea, There’s No Escaping Legal Liability (Unless You Protect Yourself)

Professional Presentations

Ms. Krieger has presented on legal issues relating to maritime law and legal challenges facing owners and operators in different sectors of the maritime industry, including:

  • Bar Association of San Francisco, January 29, 2010: “The Magic of McDermott in Joint Tortfeasor Settlements: Never Settle with the Little Guy First”
  • Marina Recreation Association – 43rd Annual Conference and Trade Show (Monterey, CA), November 2014: The Biggest Legal Issues in the Marina Industry.
  • Marina Recreation Association – 44th Annual Conference and Trade Show (Santa Barbara, CA), October 2015: Current Legal Issues Facing the Recreational Marine Industry.
  • Marina Recreation Association – 45th Annual Conference and Trade Show (Torrey Pines, CA), October 2016: Keeping a steady keel in the sharing economy: Implications of peer-to-peer boat rentals in your marina.     
  • 2017 Pacific Admiralty Seminar: Blackbeard 2.0 – Cyber Risk Underwriting.    

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • California
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the Central District of California
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of California
  • United States Courts of Appeals
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Admissions

California

All California Federal Courts and the Ninth Circuit

Associations

  • San Francisco Maritime National Park Association
  • California Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States (Proctor in Admiralty)
  • Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association

Awards & Honors

Northern California Super Lawyer, 2012 – 2019

Education

University of San Francisco School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2000

Pomona College, Claremont, California

Bachelor of Arts in English, 1991

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