Aviation is a highly regulated industry governed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). As a regulated industry, aviation businesses of all types require legal assistance across an array of operational considerations. With two licensed pilots and over 100 cumulative years of commercial aviation law experience, Gallagher & Kennedy consults, represents, and defends clients in almost every facet of the aviation industry.
Our experience includes airplane and helicopter whole and fractional owners, Part 91 and Part 135 operators, major and commuter airlines, charters, renters, maintenance and repair facilities, fixed-base operations, air ambulance, commercial and cargo operations, airports, and flight schools.
We skillfully guide clients through legal matters encountered during normal operations, including transactions, contracts, disputes, and regulatory matters before the Federal Aviation Administration and other aviation industry regulatory entities, and in federal, state, and appellate courts across the country. This includes:
Our track record of success, combined with the diversity of cases handled by our aviation lawyers, position us at the forefront of U.S. aviation law. Examples of our work include:
Gallagher & Kennedy is a full-service law firm. When needed, we can work with our legal team in areas including, banking and finance, corporate structure, construction, environmental, intellectual property, personal injury, taxation, government regulation and permitting, and several others.
If you need legal counsel after an aviation crash or catastrophic injury, please contact our personal injury team at https://www.gallagherkennedyinjury.com/phoenix-aviation-accident-lawyer/.