MATT WARREN helps clients in the rail industry navigate a complex regulatory environment. He represents railroads in litigation before federal agencies and federal courts and in a variety of regulatory matters, including proceedings before the Surface Transportation Board, Federal Railroad Administration, and National Transportation Safety Board. He also advises parties to transportation-related transactions and represents parties in securing regulatory approval for transactions.
Matt has been nationally recognized by Chambers USA in the Transportation: Rail (for Railroads) category every year since 2014, and client reviews in Chambers USA describe him as “extremely talented” (2023) and “an exceptional and very clear legal writer” (2020). Matt is also recognized for his work in Transportation Law by Best Lawyers.
Matt is the contributing editor for Getting the Deal Through: Rail Transport, a comparative law guide to legal systems governing rail transportation in various countries. Matt authors the “Global Overview” chapter of this annual publication and co-authors the “United States” chapter with others from Sidley’s Transportation practice.