Jonathon H. Foglia

Member | Washington, DC, Office

Aviation

Jonathon Foglia’s practice focuses primarily on aviation regulatory and commercial matters. Mr. Foglia advises airlines, public charter operators, ticket agents, tour operators, travel agencies, trade associations, and air charter brokers on compliance with DOT economic regulations, including licensing, registration, consumer protection and advertising matters. He also counsels airline clients on competition matters, joint ventures and airline alliances, traffic rights under bilateral air service agreements, multilateral treaties concerning liabilities in international air carriage, and competitive route and slot-award proceedings. As part of his regulatory practice, Mr. Foglia also advises airlines, aircraft operators, fixed-based operators and shippers under the Federal Aviation Regulations, Civil Aviation Security Regulations and Hazardous Materials Regulations, and regularly represents such entities in government agency enforcement maters.

Before entering private practice, Mr. Foglia was a Presidential Management Fellow in the Office of the Secretary and Office of the General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Transportation. From 1998 through 2001, Mr. Foglia worked in the planning department of a major U.S. network airline. He has extensive knowledge of both the legal and business sides of the commercial aviation industry.

Mr. Foglia has consistently been ranked as a leading aviation and regulatory attorney in peer-review publications, including Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal and Expert Guides. He also serves on the adjunct faculty at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C., where he teaches Aviation Law.