Mary F. Schiavo leads the Motley Rice aviation team and has represented passengers and crew of most major U.S. air crashes, as well as pilots and passengers on private or charter planes. Her experience with major, complex aviation litigation includes more than 50 cases on behalf of the family members of the international and national passengers and crew of all the planes hijacked on Sept. 11, 2001. Mary is the former Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Transportation. A frequent on-air contributor or consultant for several networks, Mary has appeared on ABC, CNN, CBS, Fox News, NBC, BBC, the History Channel and Discovery Channel and has spoken about aviation safety on 20/20, 60 Minutes, Good Morning America, Larry King Live, Nancy Grace, Nightline, Oprah, The O'Reilly Factor, Today, and Your World with Neil Cavuto, among others. She is the author of Flying Blind, Flying Safe, a New York Times bestseller, featured in Time magazine. Follow her on Twitter @maryschiavo.
- New York University School of LawJ.D., 1980Root-Tilden Scholar
- Ohio State UniversityM.A., 1977University Fellow
- Harvard UniversityB.A., 1976
- Motley RiceAviation Lawyer, presentSee my full bio here http://www.motleyrice.com/attorneys/view/mary-f-schiavo