Law Offices of J. Scott McMahon

Practicing in Transportation, Trucking, Logistics and Civil Litigation

8875 Hidden River Pkwy, Ste. 300
Tampa, FL 33637

Speeches and Publications

Mr. McMahon has numerous publications and speaking presentations to the motor carrier, broker, and insurance industries over years of practice, the most recent being:

  • Publication: Transportation Law Digest, December 2018, “Jurisdiction Over Brokers and Motor Carriers Based on BOC3 Registration”. Read Article… 
  • Publication: Transportation Law Digest, October 2015, “Brokerage Victory: Negligent Retention of Motor Carrier Claim Dismissed” (addressing transportation brokerage exposure for cargo and motor carrier liability). Read Article…
  • Presenter and CEU Seminar to Florida Department of Rehabilitation, Tallahassee, Florida, April 2016 on Liability Defense and Accident Reconstruction Litigation.
  • Speaker and Presenter to Gallagher Bassett in Miramar, Florida, July 8, 2015, on preservation of EDR data from commercial motor vehicle black box.
  • Speaker and Presenter to American National Property and Casualty (“ANPAC”) on “Combating Rambo Litigation Tactics”, June 19-21, 2013.
  • Presented Cargo Loss and Maritime Law Seminar to Chubb and Chartis, April 15-16, 2013.
  • Panel Chair Presentation to CLM members on “Brokerage Exposure to Cargo Loss and Bodily Injury Claims”, April 10-12, 2013.
  • Publication: Broker Exposure for Motor Carrier Negligence Expands by the Millions: The Heyl Logistics Verdict, July 31, 2014.
  • Presentation: The Transportation & Logistics Council, Inc. Workshop on Broker Exposurej, March 14, 2014.
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Member of:

Transportation Law Association
Conference of Freight Counsel
Defense Research Institute
Florida Trucking Association


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