June 20, 2024

Chambers USA Recognizes Holland & Knight Transportation & Infrastructure Practices, Attorneys

Holland & Knight Transportation Blog
William P. Byrne
Transportation Blog

Each year, Chambers USA – America's Leading Lawyers for Business guide ranks the top lawyers and law firms across the United States, assessing a firm's work by canvassing external market sources, with a heavy emphasis on client feedback. Firms and lawyers need to demonstrate sustained excellence over a period of years in order to be ranked in the guide.

Holland & Knight has one of the nation's largest Transportation & Infrastructure practices, with more than 220 lawyers and counselors covering aviation, maritime, road, rail, construction and related critical infrastructure within the U.S. and internationally. The firm's Transportation & Infrastructure practice was recognized by Chambers USA in 15 categories nationally and regionally, representing the full spectrum of legal advice and service.

Notably this year, the team was nationally ranked again in Band 1 for Transportation: Road (Carriage/Logistics) and Transportation: NTSB Specialists, as well as a Band 1 ranking in state and regional practices for Massachusetts – Construction and Tennessee – Construction.

Nationwide Rankings

Transportation: Aviation: Finance

Transportation: Aviation: Litigation

Transportation: Aviation: Regulatory

Transportation: NTSB Specialists

Transportation: Rail (for Railroads)

Transportation: Road (Carriage/Logistics)

Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Finance

Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (New York)

Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Regulatory


Regional Rankings

District of Columbia – Construction

Florida – Construction

Massachusetts – Construction

New York – Construction

Tennessee – Construction

"Over the past year, several of our lawyers have attained higher levels of achievements and accomplishments in various categories in the Chambers ranks for the first time or were elevated to higher bands thanks in large part to the recommendations of our trusted clients to whom we are most grateful," said Holland & Knight Partners Anita Mosner and Chris Nolan, the co-chairs of the firm's Transportation & Infrastructure Industry Sector Group.

Reflecting the depth and strength of the Holland & Knight team, 30 members have been particularly recognized for the quality of their work, receiving individual rankings in their respective areas of practice:


Benjamin Allen – Transportation: NTSB Specialist

William Byrne – Transportation: Rail (for Railroads); Transportation: Road (Carriage/Logistics)

Phillip Durham – Transportation: Aviation: Finance

Vincent Foley – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (New York)

Michael Frevola – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (New York)

Christopher Kelly – Transportation: Aviation: Litigation

Sarah Korapaty – Transportation: NTSB Specialist

Nathan Leavitt – Transportation: Aviation: Finance

Kristine Little – Transportation: Rail (for Shippers) (Associates to Watch)

Gerald Morrissey – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Regulatory

Anita Mosner – Transportation: Aviation: Regulatory

Judith Nemsick – Transportation: Aviation: Litigation

Christopher Nolan – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Litigation (New York)

John Pritchard – Transportation: Aviation: Finance (Senior Statespeople)

Steve Raffaele – Transportation: Aviation: Litigation

Jameson Rice – Transportation: Road (Carriage/Logistics)

Benjamin Slocum – Transportation: Aviation: Regulatory

Jovi Tenev – Transportation: Shipping/Maritime: Finance

District of Columbia

Gregory Koger – Construction

Stephen Shapiro – Construction


Jennifer Lowndes – Construction (Up & Coming)

Monte Starr – Construction

Ben Subin – Construction


Gina Fonte – Construction

Edwin Hall – Construction

New York

Robert Bernstein – Construction

Adam Paterno – Construction


Mark Bell – Construction

Joseph Watson – Construction


Bruce Merwin – Construction

Holland & Knight is delighted to see its teams and practitioners receive the recognition they so well deserve. In all, 271 attorneys were recognized in this year's Chambers USA guide.

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