Stephanie Penninger is a partner in the firm’s Litigation and Transportation & Logistics Practice Groups and Chair of the firm’s Maritime Transportation Group. She focuses her practice on representing motor carriers, third party logistics providers, ocean transportation intermediaries, national shippers, large private fleets and water carriers in the domestic, non-contiguous trade lanes concerning transportation and logistics matters, including: providing counseling concerning maritime and admiralty law issues and regulatory compliance, handling maritime casualty matters, drafting ocean transportation service agreements, and prosecuting and defending freight charge disputes and cargo claims for loss, damage or delay.
Stephanie has experience representing national and regional clients in a wide variety of complex commercial litigation matters. Her experience also includes representing employers and employees in labor and employment matters, litigating disputes arising out of the employment relationship. This includes handling discrimination claims, covenants not to compete and trade secrets cases, duty of loyalty matters, and wage and contract disputes.