Fields Howell’s broad range of motor carrier liability experience involves counseling corporations and their insurers regarding best management and training practices as well as mediating and defending trucking cases at trial. Fields Howell attorneys routinely address the specialized issues involved in motor carrier litigation, including issues arising from Department of Transportation regulations; negligent hiring, training, and retention claims; negligent maintenance and repair allegations.

In addition, they represent insurers who are directly named in a legal action arising out of a trucking accident. Fields Howell attorneys implement discovery and trial strategies to address complex issues that are now commonplace in taking the modern-day trucking case to trial, including those involving multiple domestic and foreign party and non-party trucking companies and their respective insurers.