Aerospace and defense industry participants are working to protect their technologies, realize returns on their investments, comply with new government and commercial procurement guidelines, provide shorter turnaround times and avoid budget overruns.

Kilpatrick Townsend understands the unique legal and business needs of the aerospace and defense industry. From structuring corporate deals and contracts to managing patent and trademark portfolios, our attorneys have experience valuing and protecting the assets of aerospace and defense industry leaders.

Our clients in the aerospace and defense industry include:

  • Aerospace products and parts manufacturers
  • Major defense contractors
  • Aerospace systems and services suppliers
  • Engineering companies producing aerospace components
  • Major airlines
  • Engineering, procurement and construction companies

Aerospace & Defense

Experience Highlights

Acquisition by Zodiac Aerospace
Represented Zodiac Aerospace in its acquisition of C&D Aerospace, an aircraft interiors manufacturer with operations in the United States, more
Intellectual property and litigation for an aerospace and automotive products manufacturer
Defended an aerospace and automotive products manufacturer in a complex intellectual property licensing dispute involving allegations of breach of more
Insurance coverage litigation for a government contractor regarding losses resulting from Hurricane Katrina
The firm represented a government contractor in litigation, successfully settled, regarding coverage for catastrophic property damage and business more
Major trade secret misappropriation and breach of license case for aerospace defense contractor
Lead counsel representing an aerospace defense contractor in a major trade secret misappropriation and breach of license dispute alleging that the more

Contact Us