NEWS & INSIGHTS

Saxton & Stump adds transportation and trucking attorney David Chludzinski

LANCASTER, Pa., March 5, 2024 — Saxton & Stump is pleased to announce the hire of David R. Chludzinski as senior counsel. Attorney Chludzinski is an experienced litigator who works with commercial motor carriers and their insurers. He is also the third Pittsburgh-based attorney Saxton & Stump has hired in the last year as the firm expands its presence across the Commonwealth.

“We are pleased to welcome David to the firm as we continue to see tremendous growth in the Trucking and Commercial Transportation group nationwide,” Saxton & Stump CEO James W. Saxton said. “Western Pennsylvania is an area that our base continues to expand, and we are committed to meeting our client’s needs with value and high-quality legal expertise.”  

Best Lawyers named Chludzinski to its 2024 “Best Lawyers in America” list in the Railroad Law category and he was part of the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list from 2012 to 2019. He earned his law degree from Penn State Dickinson School of Law, and he graduated cum laude from Boston College.

The Saxton & Stump Trucking and Commercial Transportation Group represents motor carriers, insurance carriers, manufacturers, shippers, freight forwarders, owner-operators, intermodal carriers, and transportation brokers on transactions, litigation, regulatory compliance, labor and employment, and accident investigations.

Saxton & Stump’s strategic growth outlook

The firm was named one of the fastest-growing law firms in Pennsylvania by The Legal Intelligencer in 2023. Overall, Saxton & Stump has grown to a team of more than 200 professionals, including more than 110 attorneys. Recently, the firm has added established groups dedicated to education, public finance, tax and tax controversyfranchising, licensing and distributioninvestigations and criminal defense, and environmental, workplace safety and utilities.  

The firm continues to grow based on its strategic plan for 2024 and will continue to expand its current team of lawyers and professionals, focusing on bringing additional resources to support client needs. 

Saxton & Stump provides solutions for complex legal issues and partners with clients to create a roadmap for their success. The firm is committed to empowering clients by delivering five-star service and results-focused advice.