The transportation industry keeps the country and economy moving along. Trucking alone moves nearly 70 percent of the freight in the country. However, the industry is also tightly regulated. Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson and Feary are top transportation industry legal experts. For 70 years, they have been representing those in the transportation industry, including many in the top 100 companies in the industry. Scopelitis is the only legal firm that dedicates all of its practice areas to transportation and logistics. With national offices in 14 major cities and attorneys in nearly every state, Scopelitis has an extensive reach. Their main office is located in Indianapolis, and they and work on international cases with the help of some of Europe’s top transportation attorneys.
The attorneys at Scopelitis are top transportation law scholars and are known for their expertise and work in the field. They have graduated from such top law firms as Harvard, Columbia, Yale, Vanderbilt, Georgetown and Northwestern and have argued before the Supreme Court. They serve on boards and committees of industry associations and groups and have published numerous articles in top legal journals.
The practice is involved in areas of transportation law, including:
- Transportation regulation and litigation
- Class action defense
- Corporate structuring
- Driver leasing
- DOT regulatory compliance
- Hazardous materials compliance
- Independent contractor issues
- Insurance and risk management compliance
- International transportation law
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Negotiation counsel
- Personal injury, property damage and cargo claims
- Warehousing and logistics
- Workers’ compensation claims
Scopelitis has represented brokers, carriers, logistics companies, shippers and insurers as a full-service law firm, assisting with regulatory matters, litigation and accident defense.
- American College of Transportation Attorneys
- American Moving & Storage Association
- American Trucking Associations
- Association of Transportation Law Professionals
- Canadian Transport Lawyers Association
- Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance
- Conference of Freight Counsel
- Defense Research Institute
Recognition and Awards
- Top 30 in Client Services in 2016 by BTI Consulting Group
- Top Workplaces in 2018 by Star Media
- Best Law Firms in 2016 and 2017 by “U.S. News”
Whether you’re facing accident litigation or trying to ensure your company is fully compliant with all applicable industry regulations, Scopelitis can help. They are the top transportation law firm with extensive experience, numerous recognitions and awards and attorneys who are active in the industry. Contact them today at Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson, and Feary to learn more or to schedule a case evaluation.