Practice Areas

Administrative Law

With our Washington, D.C. office, we are ideally located for representation of clients before the agencies of the United States Government.  Members of the firm regularly represent clients in licensing, enforcement, investigative, rulemaking and ad… Read More

Aerospace Safety

We handle a full range of safety and environmental issues critical to the aviation and space industries, including operators and manufacturers.  This includes activities ranging from the licensing of pilot schools and repair stations, to flight crew… Read More

Aircraft Transactions

A significant portion of the firm’s aviation practice involves aircraft transactions.   The firm represents airlines, banks, export credit agencies, private individuals, corporate operators, financial institutions and leasing companies in str… Read More

Antitrust

Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger’s antitrust practice includes civil and criminal litigation in the federal courts, preventative counseling, counseling regarding mergers and acquisitions and representation of parties before the Department of J… Read More

Aviation

The firm’s practice encompasses virtually every aspect of aviation law. We represent domestic and foreign airlines and groups of airlines, aviation trade associations, local and state airport authorities, aircraft and parts manufacturers, priva… Read More

Corporate & Business Matters

The firm handles a broad range of corporate and business matters for businesses located in the U.S. and abroad, and serves as corporate counsel for numerous businesses in the Washington metropolitan area.  Matters include initial corporate organizat… Read More

Customs & Trade

Members of the firm have extensive experience in handling customs problems.  The firm advises clients regarding compliance with the various requirements of the customs laws and with the increasing requirements imposed by the Department of Homeland S… Read More

Export & Foreign Asset Control

The firm regularly advises clients on export control and foreign asset control matters, including, but not limited to: (i) the scope of permitted exports and aircraft operations to countries that are subject to export and reexport controls; (ii) the… Read More

Government Contracts

The Government Contracts practice group at Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger consists of a team of experienced lawyers representing clients in all manner of government procurement matters. Our work centers on contracting activities of the federal gov… Read More

Legislative

Our clients come to us for assistance with problem solving, and our approach is to develop custom-tailored strategies for each particular client.  The first step in any project is an analysis of the client’s needs and the development of a stra… Read More

Litigation & Arbitration

Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger provides a wide range of litigation services to corporations, associations, governments and individuals, from the United States and numerous other countries. The trial and appellate attorneys in our litigation practi… Read More

Space Law

Our Space Law practice group services commercial satellite and aerospace businesses and governments.  Our clients in the U.S. and around the world include leading space insurers, major aerospace companies, satellite manufacturers and operators, sate… Read More

Surface Transportation

Our surface transportation practice is sophisticated and varied. The firm represents clients in the rail, trucking and bus industries. Our firm’s attorneys include a former General Counsel of the Interstate Commerce Commission and a former seni… Read More

Bus Industry

Our specialized experience in the bus industry includes the following: Administrative The firm has litigated a variety of industry issues before the Surface Transportation Board and its predecessor, the Interstate Commerce Commission, including termi… Read More

Motor Carriers

Our work on motor carrier matters includes the following: Antitrust Attorneys in our firm have defended numerous motor carriers in criminal actions brought by the Department of Justice, have litigated private antitrust suits on behalf of transportati… Read More

Railroads

Our work on railroad matters includes the following: Railroad Mergers and Acquisitions Our firm has represented railroads, financial institutions and other major corporations in connection with railroad mergers, acquisitions, consolidations and other… Read More

Surface Transportation Litigation

The firm represents railroads, trucking companies, shippers, personal goods movers, intercity bus companies, maritime companies, and trade associations in litigation, regulatory and legislative matters. Over a number of years, we have been lead couns… Read More

Other Surface Transportation Issues

Our expertise in surface transportation also includes the following: Contract Drafting Our firm frequently is asked to assist shippers, carriers and freight intermediaries in drafting transportation contracts. We also advise clients on regulatory req… Read More

Taxation

Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger provides complete services in corporate, individual, nonprofit, estate, employment and excise tax matters. In addition to general and transactional tax advice, the firm handles administrative and judicial tax controv… Read More

Transportation Security

The firm provides legal assistance on a broad range of matters pertaining to transportation security, including issues before the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Customs and Border Protection (C… Read More