Transportation Law

Extensive Experience in Litigation Involving Railroad & Over-the-Road Vehicles

In the trucking industry, WVS represents various commercial carriers throughout the Midwest. In addition to defending trucking accidents, WVS lawyers have been retained by the largest manufacturer of highway trailers for litigation in Missouri and serve as Regional Counsel for one of the largest waste management and environmental companies in the world.

Williams Venker & Sanders’ transportation attorneys have been recognized as among the best in the nation for railroad litigation. They have represented Class I and regional carriers in Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and New York, as well as numerous short line carriers in Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. They are active members of the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA) and the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel (NARTC).

Our transportation lawyers’ trial experience includes cases involving allegations of:

  • Defective Equipment
  • Improper maintenance
  • Negligent entrustment
  • Negligent hiring
  • Negligent training
  • Negligent driving
  • Improper loading

The WVS 24/7 Accident Response team members are available to assist whenever and wherever you need. The team is comprised of experienced litigators who are familiar with accident scene management and investigation. Our team is able to provide real-time legal oversight and support, engage the appropriate investigators and protect clients’ interests through risk evaluation and response. Early prevention and involvement provides the security clients need in any catastrophic accident.

24/7 Accident Response contact: 314-956-6070.