Transportation Job Description

A Transportation Attorney deals with all the legal issues related to transportation law including representing clients, whether individuals or businesses in suits involving almost all aspects of travel and commerce on the ground, in the air, and on the water including regulation of private and commercial vehicles, aircraft, and vessels; compliance with transportation safety standards; and oversight of commercial freight shipment activity. All the issues relating to federal and state laws pertaining to highways, mass transit, aviation, rail, maritime and motor carriers where it relates to the conveyance of passengers or goods especially as a commercial enterprise are covered under the Transportation Law. Transportation Law further branches out into Accident Law, Aircraft Accident, Airplane Accident, Auto Accident, Aviation Accident, Aviation, Car Accident, Construction Accident, Fatal Car Accident, General Accident, Railroad Accident, etc. The work of a Transportation Attorney mainly involves dealing with regulations for operators, including vehicles and infrastructure; as well as the contract of carriage, regulations and relation between the carrier and passenger in public transport and shipper and cargo owner in shipping.

The person wishing to practice as a Transportation Attorney should have a J.D. Degree or equivalent and also have registration with the state bar. Analytical and communication skills are also crucial.

Related Jobs

251 Matches
SPEED APPLY DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE
Apr 17, 15 US-MA-Framingham  Attorney in Framingham, MA
In-House,
Inbound Transportation Coordinator The candidate creates and schedules all inbound a...
Apr 15, 15 HK-HONGKONG(GENERAL)- Hong Kong  Corporate Attorney / Intellectual Property Attorney / Litigation Attorney in Hong Kong, HONGKONG(GENERAL)
In-House, 1-2 yrs required
Officer - Legal Candidate will provide legal support in the areas of general corpora...
Apr 06, 15 US-VA-Norfolk  Attorney in Norfolk, VA
In-House, 2-5 yrs required
Attorney Duties: Oversee all legal issues related to Transit firm, acting as the P...
Mar 31, 15 US-VA-McLean  Attorney in McLean, VA
In-House, Min 3 yrs required
Public Sector Operational Logistics Senior Associate Duties: Help clients realize ...
Mar 28, 15 CA-QC-Montreal  Attorney in Montreal, QC
In-House, Min 15 yrs required
Shipping Lawyer Duties: Reporting to President and Co-CEO. Act as adviser to the P...
Job of the Day

Corporate Attorney in New York City, NY

USA-New York City

Senior Underwriter Duties: Provide guidance and solutions for complex title insurance issues and real estate transact...

Job Search Tip

Don't stay angry at your last employer. The longer you keep connected emotionally to the past, the harder it is to get on with your life. Success is the best revenge. Don't get even-get ahead.

Total Jobs

100,181

New Legal Jobs Added in Last 7 Days

19,852