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  • Russell A. Klingaman

  • Russ Klingaman is a lawyer, licensed pilot, and aircraft owner. He is a partner in the Milwaukee office of Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP, with a special interest in aviation law. He has been practicing law and flying for over 26 years. His services often include assisting clients with regulatory/FAA compliance, mishaps, negotiating transactions, and/or resolving disputes. He writes and speaks extensively on aviation-related legal issues. Russ is an adjunct professor at the Marquette University Law School where he teaches Aviation Law, and he recently served as the president of the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association (LPBA). In addition to IATSBA, Russ is an active member of many aviation-related organizations including the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA).