Trucking & Transportation

Duncan & Sevin represents a large variety of insured and self-insured transportation companies throughout the Gulf South in both state and federal courts. Our attorneys have extensive experience in defending claims for trucking firms, railroads and freight companies in all areas of the law that affect their industries. We routinely handle all types of transportation litigation from routine automobile cases to multi-party catastrophic losses.

In addition, the firm often counsels clients on regulatory compliance issues, including DOT, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Commission and HOS regulations. Further, our team of transportation attorneys is knowledgeable of emergency response and the Incident Command Structure dictated by federal regulations.

Duncan & Sevin defends transportation companies in claims related to:

  • Personal injury and wrongful death
  • Property and cargo damage
  • Environmental and public health issues
  • Hazardous material spills
  • HOS regulations
  • MCS 90 endorsement