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Practice Areas

Transportation Law

Bair Hilty dedicates a substantial portion of its practice to the representation of transportation interests in Texas and across the nation.

The firm’s attorneys are experienced in representing motor carriers and other transportation companies in litigation from property damage claims to cases involving catastrophic injuries and multiple fatalities.  Bair Hilty’s attorneys provide their clients with 24/7 accident response, post-accident investigation as well as assistance in evaluation and representation in pre-suit claims. The firm’s attorneys have successfully defended some of the nation’s largest transportation companies and stay abreast of the latest changes, trends, and developments in the industry that affect their clients’ legal needs. Bair Hilty’s attorneys are members of several prominent transportation industry organizations and have lectured on developments and changes in trucking and transportation law at functions throughout the country.

In addition to defending its transportation clients in accident litigation, our attorneys are experienced in drafting and negotiating transportation contracts such as broker-carrier agreements, shipper-carrier agreements, independent contractor agreements, equipment lease agreements and other contracts commonly used in the industry.  The firm’s attorneys also provide its clients with representation in cargo loss or damage claims such as those brought under the Carmack Amendment.