Jacob Shisha

Tabak Mellusi & Shisha LLP

Jacob Shisha, is a founding partner at Tabak Mellusi & Shisha LLP.  He is an extremely skilled attorney who devotes his practice to helping people who have been injured at sea.

For nearly 30 years, Mr. Shisha has been serving Longshore and Harbor workers who have been injured in New York and throughout the country. His practice is devoted to litigation, including deckhand injuries, unseaworthiness, maintenance and cure and other types of claims under the Jones Act and the Longshore Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.

Mr. Shisha has extensive jury trial experience and has obtained numerous seven-figure verdicts for clients throughout his career.

Mr. Shisha focuses exclusively on representing plaintiffs in personal injury cases involving injuries at sea, including maritime workers who have been injured on the job and passengers who have been injured in ship accidents. He now handles a variety of types of cases, including fishing boat accidents, passenger and recreational vessel accidents and ferry, barge and tug accidents.


  • New York, 1989
  • Louisiana, 1983
  • New Jersey, 1989


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • State University of New York Maritime, New York, New York,, B.S., -1981
  • SUNY Maritime College, Fort. Schuyler (BS Mar,Trans/Computer Science)


  • Maritime Law Association, 1991 – Present


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Tabak Mellusi & Shisha LLP can handle cases related to laws concerning Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Admiralty & Maritime. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
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Tabak Mellusi & Shisha LLP is located at 29 Broadway #2311, New York, NY 10006, USA. You can reach out to Tabak Mellusi & Shisha LLP using their phone line 212-962-1590. You can also check their website sealawyers.com.
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