Includes defense of aviation-related products liability claims and defense of tort and contract claims against aviation-related service providers.
The firm's aviation litigation group includes several attorneys who are themselves experienced pilots. The aviation litigation group handles trial work for aircraft manufacturers, aviation component manufacturers, fixed base operators, aircraft owners, and aircraft maintenance and repair facilities, including product liability litigation and aviation crash litigation.
Firm attorneys successfully provided the defense for American Airlines in excess of 140 lawsuits filed following the June 1, 1999 American Airlines flight 1420 accident at Little Rock National Airport. The airplane overran the runway amidst complex circumstances and crashed into the runway approach lights.