The back story of Jenner & Block’s new aviation practice
April 12th, 2017
Jenner & Block has scooped up half a dozen top airline and aviation lawyers from Chicago and Washington, D.C., to create a new practice.
“It’s an industry here to stay” and one that faces a future of complex issues, said partner Craig C. Martin, chairman of Jenner’s 400-plus lawyer litigation department.
A viral video of a United passenger being pulled off of a flight seems to highlight his point. But it was another national scandal that led to Jenner expanding into airlines and aviation. It started with the infamous “chairman’s flight.”
Read the details in my Taking Names column in the Chicago Sun-Times.