About the Practice

Polsinelli’s professionals practicing in the area of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and Advanced Robotics (AR) have decades of experience in the development, operation and commercialization of these emerging technologies. From pilots, operation specialists and engineers to finance and transaction specialists, Polsinelli has hands-on experience in the issues that clients face in using unmanned systems in their commercial and defense operations, throughout the U.S. and across the globe.

As industry leaders who provide more than just trusted counsel, our attorneys combine multi-disciplinary experience and business pragmatism to deliver definitive guidance across the range of legal issues impacting unmanned systems. We draw upon the depth of our industry influence, national platform and from professionals in practices across the firm to deliver exceptional service in areas, including:

  • Regulatory compliance (Part 107, Section 333, COAs)
  • Flight operations (airspace, training, manuals, checklists)
  • UAS program setup and integration
  • UAS service agreements
  • Insurance and liability
  • Intellectual property
  • Technology transfer and licensing
  • Mergers and acquisition/private equity
  • System and component certification
  • Government contract procurement
  • Export/import/trade compliance (ITAR, EAR, CFIUS)
  • Public law and policy
  • Litigation and administrative enforcement actions

About the Firm

Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with approximately 800 attorneys in 20 offices.  Ranked #17 for Client Service Excellence* and #10 for best client relationships** among 650 U.S. law firms, Polsinelli was also named among the top 20 best-known firms in the nation.*** The firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, mid-market corporate, labor and employment, and business litigation. The firm can be found online at www.polsinelli.com | Polsinelli PC | In California, Polsinelli LLP

*2017 BTI Client Service A-Team Report
**2017 BTI Industry Power Rankings
***2017 BTI Brand Elite