I don’t have personal beliefs or perceptions, however, here is a factual answer:
Both offshore injury lawyers and local ones specialize in personal injury law, but the main difference lies in the type of cases they handle. An offshore injury lawyer specializes in accidents that occur on ships, boats, drilling rigs, and other offshore structures. These cases involve unique maritime laws and regulations, and require specialized knowledge and experience. On the other hand, a local injury lawyer handles cases that occur on land, such as car accidents, slip and falls, and medical malpractice. They may also handle cases related to product liability and workers’ compensation. While both types of lawyers are trained in personal injury law, offshore injury lawyers specialize in a narrower field and have the knowledge and experience to handle complex maritime cases.