We Have More Than Six Decades Of Collective Experience
Aviation law is a specialized field that requires an attorney who can navigate the regulatory minefield at the federal and state level, and who is comfortable advocating for the client at an informal conference or a full-blown trial. It also helps if your aviation law attorney has some experience with aircraft.
Heath, Overbey, Verser & Old, PLC has more than 65 years of combined experience and has been recognized by Avvo and Martindale-Hubbell® for our professional conduct and commitment to achieving client goals. We have represented all segments of the aviation field, from private and commercial pilots, aircraft mechanics and fixed-base operators, to commercial airlines, Part 141 operators and airports. Each has its unique circumstances, and all are heavily regulated.
Private pilots and small aviation businesses throughout Virginia have weathered increasing scrutiny, bad press and rising costs of compliance. Amid it all, the UAS market and utilization of drones have outpaced expectations and regulations, making it a dicey environment in which to operate.
Our Newport News aviation attorneys handle a broad range of aviation-related matters, including:
We provide high-quality representation and industry-specific knowledge for our clients, at all levels of the aviation and UAS fields.
One of our partners, W. Hunter Old, is a rotary-wing pilot with a commercial, instrument rating who has focused his practice on aviation matters throughout Virginia for more than a decade. He is a former military pilot and also serves as a panel attorney for the Legal Services Plan offered by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. He is a member of the Virginia Airport Operators Council and the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association, as well as the AOPA.
Call our firm today for experience counsel in aviation matters