David R. Maass

Contact Information

Main Office
340 Royal Poinciana Way, Ste 321
PO Box 431
Palm Beach FL 33480-0431

Telephone Numbers

(561) 659-1770
(561) 833-2261 Facsimile




Mr. Maass is an associate who joined the firm in 2014. Mr. Maass received his law degree from the University of Florida Frederic G. Levin College of Law, where he was the Executive Managing Editor of the Florida Law Review. His case comment on the Supreme Court’s decision in Lozman v. City of Riviera Beach won the law review’s George W. Milan Award for Best Comment.

Mr. Maass also received a Master of Laws in Admiralty from Tulane University Law School, where he contributed to the Tulane Maritime Law Journal and competed in the Judge John R. Brown Admiralty Moot Court Competition, winning the Royston, Rayzor, Vickery & Williams Award for Best Oral Advocate.

Education and Admissions

LL.M., Admiralty, Tulane University Law School, 2014
J.D., University of Florida Frederic G. Levin College of Law, 2013
A.B., Princeton University, 2009
The Florida Bar


Comment, “The Safe-Berth Warranty and Its Critics,” 39 Tulane Maritime Law Journal 317 (2014)
Note, “Veiled Threats: Will the Second Circuit Hamstring Alter-Ego Claims by Applying Foreign Law?,” 38 Tulane Maritime Law Journal 723 (2014)
Comment, “If It Looks Like a Vessel: The Supreme Court’s ‘Reasonable Observer’ Test for Vessel Status,” 65 Florida Law Review 895 (2013)