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USA USA - Nationwide Transportation: Aviation: Litigation

This area covers traditional accident defense litigation, including advising aviation insurers on coverage and other issues, as well as product liability claims, wrongful death disputes, putative class actions and general commercial disputes affecting the aviation industry. Clients will include manufacturers, domestic and international carriers, helicopter companies and insurers.

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Band 1
  1. Perkins Coie LLP
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    Perkins Coie LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Eminent practice considered a go-to shop for high-profile aviation disputes. Regularly handles complex contentious issues resulting from significant aviation accidents, covering toxic tort and product liability matters. Represents leading aerospace manufacturers in federal and state courts across the USA and in foreign jurisdictions. Active in the risk and liability elements of the burgeoning aerial and unmanned technology sector, as well as related regulatory and policy issues.
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Band 2
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    Condon & Forsyth LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Highly respected practice with significant experience in the representation of airlines and insurers in aviation accident investigations and litigation. Areas of expertise include class actions, emergency response and mass disaster litigation. Often acts on Montreal Convention-related matters, as well as contractual disputes and regulatory investigations. Maintains a strong presence on both coasts.
  2. Holland & Knight LLP
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    Holland & Knight LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Well-regarded aviation practice with significant expertise in handling high-profile contentious matters for US and foreign airline clients. Particularly active in litigation and NTSB and FAA investigations resulting from aircraft accidents and mass disasters. Stands out for involvement in matters involving military accidents and manufacturers of military aircraft and components.
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Band 3
  1. Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
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    Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 10 Years Ranked
    Notable for its capability in representing airlines, aerospace manufacturers and insurers in a range of contentious issues. Has particular expertise in multijurisdictional cases, military air crashes, cargo claims and civil aviation disasters. Additional expertise can be found in the group's appellate practice, representing clients in aviation and related insurance matters in state and federal courts across the country. Experience covers personal injury and wrongful death actions.
  2. Clyde & Co LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 3
  3. Reed Smith LLP
    Transportation: Aviation: Litigation
    USA 2022 | Band 3