Michael T. Traxler, Esq. is a shareholder and serves as the Chair of Saxton & Stump’s Trucking and Commercial Transportation Group and Insurance Law Group. He is a dynamic litigator and problem solver with 20 years of experience serving the legal needs of businesses in the trucking and construction industries.
As Chair of the firm’s Trucking and Commercial Transportation Group, Mike leads a team providing comprehensive litigation and transactional services to companies in the transportation industry. He helps motor carriers and insurance carriers navigate the complexities involved with major accidents that occur throughout the country. Through his deep knowledge of the transportation industry, Mike counsels clients on risk avoidance matters and every day operational issues unique to the transportation industry. As general counsel to the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, Mike stays on top of the ever-changing regulations and issues impacting motor carriers, freight brokers, and shippers. He is frequently called upon to interpret federal and state regulations and implement strategies to protect the business interests of companies that serve one of our nation’s most important industries. Mike also works closely with our Business, Corporate and Tax Group to protect the assets of motor carriers and their affiliated companies from the liability exposures endemic to the transportation industry.