Find Lawyers in Houston, Texas for Transportation Law
Practice Area Overview
Transportation law attorneys must be prepared to provide solutions and legal advice in many areas including:
- cargo claims
- civil litigation
- compliance issues with existing federal and state laws
- emergency response and crisis management
- environmental law
- general corporate matters
- independent contractor issues
- insurance coverage
- Jones Act
- labor and employment law
- liability defense
- mergers, acquisitions and corporate structuring
- monitoring of proposed and pending legislation
- personal injury and property damage claims
- real estate transactions
- risk management
- transportation and logistics contracts
- workers’ compensation
An experienced transportation lawyer will be able to provide representation at both the state and federal court levels and is experienced in all of the issues related to the challenges of delivering, transporting and receiving commercial goods in intrastate, interstate and foreign commerce.
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Christine Shang is a litigation associate in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where she focuses her practice on a variety of complex commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts. She has represented domestic and international clients in diverse industries such as aviation, electronics, healthcare, manufacturing, and financial services.
Zach Wyatte focuses his practice primarily on commercial and construction litigation. He advises clients on commercial contract and business tort disputes, UCC disputes, commercial construction matters, breach-of-contract and breach-of-fiduciary duty disputes, product liability issues, land use disputes, and indemnity claims. He has extensive experience representing large corporations in complex litigation involving corporate, maritime, and international trade matters. He also has handled a w...
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