Our transportation team represents clients nationwide, including railroads, trucking companies, and vehicle and component part manufacturers. We represent our clients in wrongful death cases, FELA, crashworthiness, warranty claims and many other matters. We advise shippers and carriers on contract matters and deal with a variety of issues related to cargo and the transportation of goods.
In addition, given the volatile nature of the transportation industry, our team is prepared to respond quickly to clients’ calls; responding night or day in the event of an accident, and going to the scene to ensure clients’ interests are protected.
We represent clients in a number of matters related to transportation including:
- Cargo claims
- Customs issues
- Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA)
- Highway-rail grade crossings safety regulations
- On-site investigations
- Personal injury & wrongful death defense
- Property damage
- Warranty claims
Our attorneys are experienced in dealing with the legal issues involved in the logistics of transporting goods and materials via intermodal operations. Burr & Forman provides a team of attorneys from across practice areas to handle the inter-related aspects of logistics law including regulatory compliance, transactions, litigation and dispute resolution.
Areas of representation include:
- Customs laws
- Intellectual property protection
- International trade
- International trade agreements: FTA, NAFTA, & GATT/WTO
- Litigation, regulatory, transactional, & contractual Matters
- Supply chain disputes
- Tariffs & quotas
Please click here for a full listing of our Transportation Emergency Response Team members.
Our response team members are ready—24 / 7 / 365. In the event of an incident, please contact any of our members directly.
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