Husch Blackwell’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) team helps clients explore and ultimately capitalize on the many ways UAS can be used to support their commercial operations. Our multidisciplinary team, which includes aviation and technology authorities, system developers and data analysts, is uniquely qualified to assist clients with the key issues and developments that matter most in this growing industry.
We are at the forefront of providing counsel in this emerging and rapidly expanding industry. Because of the uncertain regulatory environment, operators need trusted counsel to effectively navigate the complicated legal terrain. Our attorneys prepare, prosecute and obtain FAA exemptions and certificates of authorization to allow for commercial use of UAS, assist with UAS registration and identification, and are actively involved in the evolving regulatory framework.
In addition, concerns related to privacy, data security, liability and other issues dictate that UAS service providers and end users seek legal counsel to reduce the risks associated with the use of UAS.
Our UAS attorneys are proficient in:
We have substantial experience in the following UAS-specific industries:
The design and development of UAS present an additional need for qualified counsel with a deep understanding of the associated technologies. For designers, developers and manufacturers, our technical experience is unparalleled. Our team’s background includes proficiency in the following UAS-specific technologies: