Husch Blackwell’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) group helps clients explore and ultimately capitalize on the many ways these systems can support their commercial operations. Our multidisciplinary UAS team, which includes aviation leaders, system developers and data analysts, is uniquely qualified to assist clients regarding the key sectors and practices that matter most in this newly emerging and rapidly expanding industry. Clients benefit from Husch Blackwell’s deep understanding of the complex legal and technical issues associated with UAS. Our attorneys are actively involved in the evolving regulatory framework for commercial use of UAS.
Among the legal issues in the UAS industry is the FAA’s newly created regulatory environment for small UAS operation and the resulting operational requirements. Operators, manufacturers and users of UAS services need trusted legal counsel to effectively navigate the complicated legal terrain. Our team provides advice and real-world solutions to enable our clients to use UAS to support their commercial operations.
In addition, a range of concerns dictate that UAS manufacturers, 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 group’s background includes proficiency in the following UAS-specific technologies: