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 senior trial attorney of the Transportation Section, Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.

Lawyers in the firm regularly practice in federal and state courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court, and before the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Surface Transportation Board (formerly the Interstate Commerce Commission),  the Military Traffic Management Command (and related DoD components), other federal and state agencies, and the U.S. Congress.

We represent carriers, shippers, brokers and other intermediaries, financial institutions, leasing companies, state and local government units and trade associations with a broad range of litigation, legislative, regulatory and client counseling services.  Click on the following links to learn more about our surface transportation practice areas:

Bus Industry 

Motor Carriers

Railroads

Surface Transportation Litigation

Other Issues

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

Practice Area Members - Surface Transportation