Maritime Transportation

Benesch’s Transportation & Logistics Group was specifically created to address the needs of users and providers of transportation and logistics services. This nationally preeminent, multidisciplinary group of transactional, regulatory, and litigation attorneys, services clients nationally and internationally. We have 20 attorneys in this practice group, including seven who were previously in-house in the transportation industry (several at motor carriers, one at international freight forwarders and one at an international maritime steamship line). We have significant experience in transportation and logistics management, in all transportation modes, on a regional, national and global basis. As a result, we are also able to provide valuable industry perspectives and a deep and broad historical knowledge of the regulatory and legal regime. Our firm has specific expertise in supply chain, logistics management and warehousing related issues, cargo claims, vehicular casualty work, environmental claims, coverage disputes, freight charge disputes, freight intermediary issues, transportation and warehouse contracting, regulatory matters, acquisitions, restructuring and subrogation work.