Clients turn to Lisa Kaufmann's industry insight and litigation experience when facing claims of damage or loss from their trucking, transportation, marine or energy operations. She defends dredging and oilfield service companies against claims involving inland waterway and offshore activities, including platform production, dredging and drilling. She advises oil and energy companies, motor carriers, trucking and transportation companies, and their insurers in legal matters, which often involve:
Lisa's transportation clients vary in size, ranging from nationwide long-haul carriers with thousands of tractors to oilfield service companies with a few trucks. She is licensed in Texas and Louisiana, which allows her to service clients who haul freight along major highway corridors.
Lisa fully understands the competitive and economical needs and the unique regulatory structure of the trucking industry. Lisa's knowledge of evolving state and federal laws, including Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and transportation standards of care, helps her guide clients through each phase of litigation. She actively monitors recent court decisions and legislative policies to determine their impact for clients.