Jamie Francesca Rodriguez is a Washington, D.C., attorney who focuses her practice on investigations, regulatory advising, litigation, and diversity and inclusion matters. Ms. Rodriguez represents the firm’s transportation industry clients in accident investigations conducted by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and U.S. military services, and advises on transportation regulatory matters, especially concerning autonomous vehicles, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulation of aviation operations and safety, commercial space launch and satellite operations, and regulation by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). Ms. Rodriguez has drafted and obtained regulatory waivers and exemptions from U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) agencies, drafted comments to Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) and government Requests for Information (RFIs), and prepared clients for meetings with DOT regulatory agencies concerning regulation of commercial drivers and deployment of autonomous vehicles. She also advises clients on export, import and related trade issues, and advises and speaks on diversity and inclusion efforts, practices and policies, and transgender awareness in the workplace. In addition, she serves as the director or co-chair of the diversity and inclusion committees for two aviation-related bar associations.