The logistics and transportation industry has evolved from traditional single mode transportation providers and brokerage companies to national and multinational companies providing multimodal logistics services that integrate transportation, customs brokerage, warehousing and distribution.
We represent third-party logistics providers (3PLs), warehouse operators, freight forwarders, carriers (trucking and airlines), non-vessel operating common carriers, customs brokers, shippers, insurers, sureties, banks and other capital providers and others involved in the logistics and transportation industry. Our attorneys have the knowledge and expertise to assist clients with optimizing their national and international supply chain solutions.
We provide a wide array of legal services, including but not limited to, environmental law, mergers and acquisitions, international law, government relations, corporate law, labor and employment, contracts, and intellectual property, as a vertical practice group representing the industry. We represent our clients locally, nationally and internationally. Our team of lawyers working in concert provides cost-effective representation that is focused upon an in-depth awareness of the challenges and evolution of the industry.
We also provide risk management analyses for our clients, identifying internal and external matters pertaining to compliance monitoring and training in areas which can implicate regulations such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, U.S. Federal Sentencing Guidelines, Anti-Trust, U.S. Export Controls, economic sanctions, as well as special risks associated with the transportation of food, pharmaceuticals and other items, in a wide range of legal issues, including cargo loss, risk assessment, insurance, regulatory compliance and enforcement, international law, environmental regulations, immigration and employment compliance.