The lawyers of Miles & Stockbridge have significant experience in providing the broad array of legal services required by companies in the transportation sector. Whether a company is focused on aviation, rail, marine or trucking services, the likelihood is great that Miles & Stockbridge lawyers have successfully addressed the same issues and opportunities faced by that company.
We are experienced in providing a full range of corporate representation to trucking companies in matters including mergers and acquisitions, financing, labor issues, closures and bankruptcies. Our experience is extensive in representing national trucking companies and freight consolidators, and in assisting clients in dealing with collective bargaining and labor agreements.
In the railroad industry, we frequently handle transactions for the financing of locomotives, rolling stock and related equipment, and have represented both lessors and financial institutions, domestically and internationally, in connection with equipment leasing and financing transactions for entities such as Amtrak and Norfolk Southern Railroad Company.
Similarly, we represent clients in the financing of corporate and freight aircraft, and of blue water and brown water cargo vessels. We have also provided counsel to clients in related maritime activities, such as stevedores and tug and barge operators.