Transport Law

Transport Law Solicitors

Rothera Sharp has provided legal services to the road transport industry for almost 80 years. We are acknowledged to be a leading practice in this field. Our contacts in the industry, our links with the major trade associations, and our heritage all combine to make us an excellent choice.

Our clients include:

  • Leading multinational haulage and logistics companies
  • Goods vehicle and PSV operator licence holders
  • Private hire and taxi companies
  • Transport Managers and fleet managers
  • Ferry operators
  • Professional drivers
  • Freight forwarders

Our specialist transport solicitors are experts in this field. They can advise you on all road transport and regulatory matters. Our areas of expertise include:

Our motoring defence team can also provide legal representation for you or your drivers’ personal motoring offences.

We are members of the International Road Transport Union’s Legal Assistance Network and regularly advise European clients on all road transport and cross border matters including:

  • Contesting civil penalties for transportation of clandestine entrants / stowaways
  • Vehicle seizures and impounding
  • Recovery of seized goods
  • Challenging road user and low emission zone penalties

Call 0115 910 6218 to speak with one of our transport lawyers, or email us at

You can also access our dedicated transport law site by following the link here.

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