Chicago Transportation Contracts Law Firm

Illinois Contract and Litigation Attorneys

Shipping companies and others in the transportation industry, including businesses that ship goods, require well-drafted transportation contracts in order to keep their businesses running smoothly and minimize the risk of legal disputes. At Axelrod, Goodman, Steiner & Bazelon, our Chicago transportation contract attorneys focus on helping clients ensure that they have the appropriate transportation contracts in place so that they can focus on their business.

The Chicago transportation law firm of Axelrod, Goodman, Steiner & Bazelon has more than 60 years of experience representing clients in the transportation industry and, accordingly, we understand the unique and complex contract challenges that our clients face. The transportation and shipment of goods involves a number of complicated government regulations, as well as complex liability issues. We work with our clients to negotiate and draft comprehensive transportation contracts, including equipment leases, driver/owner operator leases, shipper contracts, carrier contracts and broker contracts, in order to address these government regulations and liability issues.

Well-drafted transportation contracts can help minimize the risk of various legal issues and disputes arising such as:

  • Financial losses and litigation arising from cargo loss and damage
  • Fines incurred for the failure to comply with the application government regulations and shipping laws
  • Disputes and litigation regarding liability for accidents that occur during the transportation process
  • Financial losses and litigation incurred as a result of shipment delays

The knowledgeable Chicago transportation contract attorneys at Axelrod, Goodman, Steiner & Bazelon are well-versed in the various issues and disputes that can arise as a result of inadequate transportation contract documentation and we strive to take every step in the contract drafting process to prevent any such disputes. Contact us at (312) 236-9375 to schedule a consultation with one of our skilled Illinois transportation contract attorneys to discuss the ways we can help you with your transportation contract needs.