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Transocean's Decision to Plead Guilty for Environmental Crimes by Danziger & De Llano

Transocean enters a civil settlement in order to resolve financial and economic claims stemming from the Deepwater Horizon explosion.


Houston, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 01/23/2013 -- Transocean Ltd, the owner of the BP-operated drilling rig that sank in the Gulf of Mexico taking the lives of 11 workers and triggering the worst environmental disaster in the entire US history, has recently agreed to pay $1 billion in civil fines and $400 million in civil and criminal penalties.

Paul Danziger, one of the attorneys at Danziger & De Llano, believes that the firmness to resolve the civil and criminal claims filed against Transocean are bringing the United States a step nearer to bringing justice for victims of the BP oil spill. The guilty plea agreement signed by the company responsible for the gulf oil spill expresses its desire to continue its ongoing cooperation in the criminal investigation led by the government.

Lawyers at Danziger & De Llano provide specialized assistance and law expertise to businesses recording economic losses, to hotel owners, festival vendors, seafood providers and property owners who recorded property losses and damage to file their claim and recover financial stability. Their team of experienced attorneys, specialized in-house accountants and supporting staff will assist all individuals in filing BP claims and ensuring the needed attention is allotted to each claim.

Business owners, individuals and relatives of employers killed or injured in the Deepwater Horizon explosion are encouraged to fill out the form on Danziger & De Llano’s website and start the claim filing process as soon as possible. For more information, please visit www.deepwaterhorizonsettlements.cc.

About Danziger & De Llano
Danziger & De Llano is a leading Houston law firm specializing in providing legal assistance and specialized help to the victims of the Gulf oil spill, their relatives and everyone else affected, in a financial or emotional manner, by the explosion. Their experienced attorneys and supporting staff will guide clients through the complicated legal maze and help them recover their financial stability and well-being.

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Danziger & De Llano
440 Louisiana #1212
Houston, TX 77002
United States