• Downtime Claims
    Downtime Claims Business Loss of Use, Deductibles, Total Loss, Rental, Physical Damage, Cargo Claims
    NEGOTIATION Resolution of Claims, Experienced Professionals

Eckert & Associates, P.A. is here to help

Our law firm helps owner operators and fleets collect downtime claims. If you have been hit, through no fault of your own, you may have the right to recover lost income for the days you were down. Contact us to find out if you have a claim. Please call us at (904)278-7688 or fill out the "Do I Have a Claim" form at the top of the page. We look forward to speaking with you.

The law firm of Eckert & Associates, P.A. aggressively pursues and collects downtime claims for owner operators and fleets.  We work in the style of a collection agency, but with the force of a law firm.
Our active hands-on approach during the early stages of collection allows for a better chance of resolving the matter without litigation.  
We have extensive experience in a wide variety of trucking, rail, and heavy equipment claims including: 

Downtime and Loss of Use, Business Interruption, Deductibles, Physical Damage, Cargo Damage, Lost Contracts, Freight Bills, MCS-90, Contract Disputes, Rental, Personal Property and other Out of Pocket expenses.

We work the difficult, hard-to-collect cases right along with the easier cases. We do not charge hourly for our services, but instead charge a contingency fee consistent with the industry and based on volume.   

When litigation is necessary, we have a network of experienced attorneys in local jurisdictions ready to take the file to court.  We work closely with them and report on their progress to you. 

Status reports are available to clients 24 hours a day through our web site.  When you place your first file, you will receive a private user name and password which will provide you with access to status and financial information on each of your cases.

Please look around our web site. You will find many helpful links which may assist in your recovery efforts.   If you would like to learn more about the firm or would like to discuss the referral of cases, please contact Attorney Kelsea Eckert directly at (904) 994-4464. Click here for more information on Kelsea Eckert.



Eckert & Associates, P.A. strives to provide a one-stop shop for our transportation clients. We enjoy taking an active, hands-on approach to our cases. The firm is proud to represent individuals and businesses in the trucking industry and provide them with top quality service.


The information provided on this site is general in nature and is not legal advice. The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely on advertisements. One of our goals is to assist you in making that decision by assuring that you know more about the law and the nature of legal issues which are of concern to you. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.

Our Services

Trucking, Rail, and Heavy Equipment:

Downtime Claims for both Owner and Driver
Physical Damage
Cargo Damage
Freight Bills
Contract Disputes


Product Liability
Worker's Comp.