Chauvel & Glatt, LLP – Transportation Attorneys


Chauvel & Glatt, LLP specialize in the transportation field. Our attorneys regularly provide counsel and advice regarding international, federal, and state regulations for motor carriers, brokers, passenger carriers, couriers, and freight forwarders. We bring an innovative approach to handling transportation issues that is based on over thirty (30) years of representing transportation enterprises in numerous business and litigation matters.

Our attorneys assist carriers in their efforts to avoid censure and remain compliant with the law.

Transportation Regulation and Compliance

truck_ChauvelOur attorneys have a thorough understanding of carrier regulation and compliance issues. We assist carriers in their efforts to avoid censure and remain compliant with the law. We represent transportation entities before California Highway Patrol, California Department of Motor Vehicles, California Public Utilities Commission, California Department of Industrial Relations, Labor Commission, United States Department of Transportation and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.






LitigationIn addition, we provide representation in all California federal and civil courts. Our attorneys provide counsel to shippers, motor, bus, and other carriers who face business litigation, personal injury claims, and cargo or freight damage claims under federal, state, international, or maritime law. We also represent them on appeal, if necessary.






Mergers and Acquisitions

M&AWe have represented numerous transportation entities that have been involved in acquisitions and mergers. Our attorneys are well versed in the industry specific issues and considerations that arise in these transactions. We have been involved in large transactions involving “earn out” consideration, consulting agreements, bank involvement, innovative security arrangements, and extensive vehicle transfers. We also have experience creating Employee Stock Ownership Plans as an alternative to the business sale alternative.





To learn how our attorneys can assist you with your transportation needs or other legal needs, please call us at 650-573-9500 or email

Chauvel & Glatt, LLP
66 Bovet Road, Suite 280
San Mateo, 94402