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  • Location:
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs Transportation Law Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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  • Location:
    Norfolk, Virginia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    New York, New York
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Admiralty and Maritime Law
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  • Location:
    Norfolk, Virginia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Admiralty and Maritime Law
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  • Location:
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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  • Location:
    New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Practice Areas:
    Admiralty and Maritime Law Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Transportation Law Insurance Law
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  • Location:
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    New York, New York
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Admiralty and Maritime Law
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Admiralty and Maritime Law
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  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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  • Location:
    Jacksonville, Florida
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Litigation - Real Estate Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Construction Law Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Rogers, Arkansas
  • Practice Areas:
    Employment Law - Individuals Construction Law Labor Law - Union Labor Law - Management Transportation Law Litigation - Labor and Employment
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  • Location:
    New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Practice Areas:
    Oil and Gas Law Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Admiralty and Maritime Law Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Columbia, South Carolina
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Transportation Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Litigation - Construction
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Dallas, Texas
  • Practice Areas:
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants Commercial Litigation Transportation Law Aviation Law Bet-the-Company Litigation Insurance Law
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  • Location:
    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas:
    International Mergers & Acquisitions Corporate Law Securitization and Structured Finance Law International Trade and Finance Law Banking and Finance Law Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Ridgeland, Mississippi
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Insurance Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
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  • Location:
    Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Practice Areas:
    Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Commercial Litigation Transportation Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
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  • Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Practice Areas:
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants Transportation Law Railroad Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Wheeling, West Virginia
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Practice Areas:
    Railroad Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Transportation Law Commercial Litigation Litigation - Environmental Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Missoula, Montana
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law
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  • Location:
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Insurance Law
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  • Location:
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Banking and Finance Commercial Litigation Litigation - Antitrust Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas:
    Administrative / Regulatory Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Transportation Law Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas:
    Derivatives and Futures Law Transportation Law Corporate Law Securitization and Structured Finance Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    New York, New York
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Transportation Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Litigation - Insurance
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Gulfport, Mississippi
  • Practice Areas:
    Transportation Law Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Mediation
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  • Location:
    Denver, Colorado
  • Practice Areas:
    Insurance Law Transportation Law

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Practice Area Definition

Transportation Law Definition

A transportation law attorney provides counsel and strategic planning in all segments of the transportation industry. Representative industry clients may include motor carriers; the passenger, air, water and rail transportation segments of the transportation and logistics industries; and third-party logistics providers. More specifically, potential clients include private fleets, commercial vessels, airlines (both passenger and commercial), couriers, package, truckload, less-than-truckload, liquid and dry bulk carriers, public transit authorities and the barge and shipping industries. In addition to the direct suppliers, potential transportation clients include the users of such services; i.e., industry insurers, transportation brokers, freight forwarders and the like.

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
  • taxation
  • transportation and logistics contracts
  • workers’ compensation
Regardless of a transportation company’s vigilance, there is always the potential for a crisis situation in the industry. Transportation law attorneys must be prepared to provide emergency response and crisis management services for their clients, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Whether the circumstance involves a significant accident, fire, explosion or chemical release, the first hours after such an event are critical from a liability management standpoint. Transportation attorneys work with their clients at every step to address the issues that may arise as a result of industrial accidents, personal injuries or other catastrophes.

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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A transportation law attorney provides counsel and strategic planning in all segments of the transportation industry. Representative industry clients may include motor carriers; the passenger, air, water and rail transportation segments of the transportation and logistics industries; and third-party logistics providers. More specifically, potential clients include private fleets, commercial vessels, airlines (both passenger and commercial), couriers, package, truckload, less-than-truckload, liquid and dry bulk carriers, public transit authorities and the barge and shipping industries. In addition to the direct suppliers, potential transportation clients include the users of such services; i.e., industry insurers, transportation brokers, freight forwarders and the like.

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
  • taxation
  • transportation and logistics contracts
  • workers’ compensation
Regardless of a transportation company’s vigilance, there is always the potential for a crisis situation in the industry. Transportation law attorneys must be prepared to provide emergency response and crisis management services for their clients, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Whether the circumstance involves a significant accident, fire, explosion or chemical release, the first hours after such an event are critical from a liability management standpoint. Transportation attorneys work with their clients at every step to address the issues that may arise as a result of industrial accidents, personal injuries or other catastrophes.

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.