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Hogan Lovells US LLP
COLUMBIA SQUARE
555 THIRTEENTH STREET, NW
WASHINGTON DC 20004
United States

Work Department

Transportation

Position

Counsel

Career

For more than two decades, Patrick Rizzi has represented and advised clients on aviation-related U.S. legal, regulatory, policy, transactional, and litigation issues. Pat has deep experience advising passenger and cargo airlines, airports, infrastructure companies, on-demand air taxi operators, operators and manufacturers of unmanned aircraft systems, aerospace manufacturers, investment firms, repair stations, and technology companies in these areas. Pat regularly represents clients before the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, and other government agencies.

Languages

English

Education

Georgetown University, B.S.B.A., magna cum laude

New York University School of Law, J.D. (Law Review, Morton Geller Award)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Transport: aviation and air travel - litigation and regulation

(Next Generation Partners)

Patrick RizziHogan Lovells US LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP‘s ‘breadth and depth of aviation expertise makes the firm stand out from other firms‘. The aviation practice fields specialists in the operational rules and regulatory regimes concerning both airlines and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Clients also benefit from the team’s aviation-focused colleagues in the firm’s Brussels, Beijing, Munich, London, Paris, Singapore, and Mexico City offices. Senior counsel Robert Cohn, who ‘may have more aviation experience than anyone practicing law in the US‘, heads the global aviation practice group; and Lisa Ellman is a leading light in the UAS/drone/urban air mobility market. Also key to the practice are senior counsel E (Ted)Tazewell Ellett, who has over 30 years’ experience in advising aviation industry clients; and the ‘always available and responsive‘ counsel Patrick Rizzi, who advises on business-critical regulatory, litigation and transactional matters. Matthew Clark is the senior associate to note. Named lawyers are based in Washington DC.