Kunkin received his bachelorís degree in Marine Transportation, with a minor
in International Business, from State University of New York - Maritime
College in 1993. In 1993 he also obtained a U.S. Coast Guard Unlimited
Third Mateís license.
obtaining his law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1996, he was admitted
to the New York and New Jersey bars, as well as the Federal Courts in the
Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the District of New Jersey and
the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit. He is a member of the Maritime
Law Association of the United States and has published articles on Seamanís
Rights and Charter Party disputes.
Transportation Ė Inland, Aviation, Maritime and Admiralty; Marine Insurance
Litigation; Inland Marine Insurance Litigation; Warehousing; and Personal
Brokerage, L.L.C. v. Roadway Exp., Inc.,
2008 WL 2810160, (D.N.J. 2008);
U.S. Fidelity & Guar. Co. v. American Auto. Ins. Co.,
2007 WL 2238532, (N.J.Super.A.D. 2007);
Shiuh Chu Lu v. Conlon, 5
A.D.3d 142, 772 N.Y.S.2d 508, 2004 N.Y. Slip Op. 01468 (N.Y.A.D. 1 Depít,
2004); Mosca v. Explorer Charters, Ltd.,
194 Misc.2d 360, 754 N.Y.S.2d 823, 2002 N.Y.
Slip Op. 22230 (N.Y.Sup. Ct. 2002); American Home Assur. Co. v.
M.V. TABUK, 45 Fed.Appx. 12, 2002 WL
1902633, (2nd Cir. 2002); In re Complaint of Rationis
Enterprises, Inc. of Panama, 210
F.Supp.2d 421, 2002 A.M.C. 1848, (S.D.N.Y. 2002); SMT
Shipmanagement & Transport Ltd. v. Maritima Ordaz C.A.,
2001 WL 930837, (S.D.N.Y. 2001);
Mediterranean Shipping Co. S.A. Geneva v. POL-Atlantic,
229 F.3d 397, 2001 A.M.C. 1, (2nd
Cir. 2000); In re Complaint of Rationis Enterprises, Inc. of
Panama, 2000 WL 420553 (S.D.N.Y. 2000);
Greenidge v. Mundo Shipping Corp.,
60 F.Supp.2d 10 (E.D.N.Y. 1999);
Classic Fashions, Inc. v. Navieras N.P.R., Inc.,
71 F.Supp.2d 1241, Fed. Carr. Cas. P 84,123
(S.D.Fla. 1999); Greenidge v. Mundo Shipping Corp.,
41 F.Supp.2d 354 (E.D.N.Y. 1999);
Daewoo Intern. (America) Corp. v. Sea-Land Orient Ltd.,
32 F.Supp.2d 705, 1998 A.M.C. 2718 (D.N.J.
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