Representative matters

From New York to Virginia and beyond

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Aviation transactions

Sale of 3 Boeing Model 737-800 aircraft operated by COPA of Panama 10-2015

Sale of 5 Boeing Model 737-800 aircraft operated by Ryan Air of Ireland - 9-2015

Sale of 3 Boeing Model 737-500 aircraft operated by Lion Air of Jakarta - 9-2015


Creation and general corporate matters for a new technology company focusing on language and big data. 

Complex litigation involving family fortune, trusts, and business entities.  Ongoing.

Airline litigation

Action against KLM and Delta Airlines by a young family with newborn infant who were detained at various police stations in Cairo, Egypt during a 12-hour ordeal caused by a malicious gate agent.  Jury awarded six-figure damages.

Action by a  female passenger against air carrier for failing to accommodate her disability, resulting in a blood clot.  Settled. 

Action against air carrier for allergic reaction due to sesame in food when sesame-free meal had been requested.  Settled

 Action by a female passenger who was sexually assaulted by passenger. Settled. 

Action against air carrier for wrongful death involving female passenger who was taken off plane and put in hotel room rather than ambulance.  Ongoing.

Personal injury

Gross negligence action against Virginia school system for burns suffered by kindergarten student. Ongoing.

Employment Law

Local Charlottesville action for employee who was terminated due to their age.  Settled.

Action under the Americans with Disabilities Act against air carrier for firing a disabled employee due to their disability.  Ongoing.

Education Law

Action against a major Virginia school of higher education to halt and prohibit an honor trial to address constitutionally protected rights having been violated. Successfully opposed the Virginia Office of the Attorney General.  Settled.