Caring, Personal and Effective Legal Representation
Our experienced aviation attorneys, two of whom are pilots, have successfully handled over 650 aviation accident cases throughout the nation and internationally. We are supportive of our clients' personal and emotional needs in the aftermath of an aviation tragedy, and we are relentless in our legal representation — fighting for truth, justice and accountability.
Ron Goldman, a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate with over 50 years of experience, heads our aviation accident team and oversees and manages all of our aviation accident cases. Ron has been a private pilot since 1980, and he developed and taught, for 21 years, the course on aviation accident law at Pepperdine University School of Law. Ron has been officially appointed to aviation litigation leadership positions for various major aviation crashes. His comprehensive knowledge of aviation accidents enables our firm to effectively analyze both the legal and technical issues of complex cases.
Ilyas Akbari, a partner and bio-engineer, is an integral part of our aviation litigation team, and works on all the firm's aviation cases. He has litigated many general aviation, helicopter and high profile commercial airline crashes and incidents over the past 10 years. He has also been appointed to numerous leadership positions with respect to aviation cases.