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Bennett Schechter Arcuri & Will LLP

Trucking & Transportation Law

Bennett Schechter represents trucking industry clients, whether insured or self-insured, in New York State. Experience has shown that our clients need attorneys that can counsel them on all their legal needs including trucking litigation, regulatory issues, cross-border issues and cargo claims. We also understand the importance of counseling our clients on recent statutory and regulatory changes that affect their companies and how they handle claims in New York State.

An understanding of jurisdictional laws and issues allows our clients to effectively operate and do business in New York State. However, if an accident happens, Bennett Schechter's Emergency Rapid Response Team will be there. Our team consists of a partner, an accident reconstruction team and a field adjuster. Being at a scene immediately following an accident is crucial for the preservation of evidence.

Rapid Response Team

Joel Schechter and Pauline Will chair the firms Trucking & Transportation Law Practice Group. They are experienced trial attorneys who represent national trucking companies in litigation. Mr. Schechter and Ms. Will are very active in the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA). Mr. Schechter is a past member of the TIDA Board of Directors and a TIDA Past President(2013-2015). He has been active in presenting seminars relating to the defense of the trucking industry. Ms. Will is a member of the Defense Research Institute's (DRI) Trucking Law Committee and has been very active on a number of committees for TIDA.

For those trucking clients that need legal advice in the area of corporate law, Bennett Schechter's Corporate and Business Law Practice Group can assist. Our Corporate and Business Law Practice Group has extensive experience in handling our trucking client's corporate needs.