Aviation law is defined to include legal disputes and business concerns arising from flights, air travel and aircrafts. Aviation law is usually dictated by federal law.
Find an aviation law attorney in Washington using our directory. Aviation law can include injuries incurred by airplane passengers during flight, deaths that result from plane crashes, the rights of passengers, and the regulation of airlines.
Certain parts of aviation law overlap with admiralty law. As a result, many attorneys that practice admiralty law also practice aviation law.
Aviation lawyers in Washington may assist companies and others in dealing with governmental regulatory bodies, such as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) or the governing body of an airport.