Railroad legal matters require an unusually high degree of industry knowledge and expertise. Since 1974 Bateman Gibson lawyers have represented railroads. In addition to the defense of injury claims brought against railroads, Bateman Gibson lawyers regularly represent Class I railroads in administrative and judicial proceedings unique to the industry. Other areas of focus include right-of-way disputes, state and local taxation issues, safety regulation disputes, labor and employment issues, and condemnation cases.
- Norfolk Southern Railway Company
- BNSF Railway Company
- AMTRAK, NRPC
- West Tennessee Railroad Company