Frances M. Phares is of counsel to Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, where she... more
Frances M. Phares is of counsel to Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, where she focuses her practice on personal injury and wrongful death litigation stemming from major transportation accidents and pharmaceutical drug product liability cases across the nation. Among her notable achievements is the work she did, alongside other Baum Hedlund attorneys, to eliminate laws protecting tobacco compan... view profile
I help my clients avoid license suspensions so they can maintain their livelihoods.... more
I help my clients avoid license suspensions so they can maintain their livelihoods. Anyone with a serious traffic violation should be zealously represented. I have seen too many situations where a lawyer without experience inadvertently enters into a plea bargain on behalf of a client and the client ends up in the unemployment line because they lost their license. The loss of driving pri... view profile
Transportation law applies to a large range of activities, including rules of the road, cargo weight restrictions, and regulations for hazardous waste, transportation, and mass transit–basically, anything that relates to moving people or goods from one place to another. Transportation law applies to all modes of transportation, including airplanes, trains, ships, and motor vehicles. If you plan on starting a limousine service or want to own a commercial trucking business or freight company, a transportation lawyer will help you navigate the industry's legal requirements.