Henry E. Seaton
Partner, Seaton & Husk, LP

Henry E. Seaton is a graduate of Duke University (A.B. ’70) and Vanderbilt School of Law (J.D. ’70). He has practiced law for over 30 years in the Washington D.C. area representing motor carriers and brokers. He is a member of the Vienna, Virginia based law firm of Seaton & Husk, L.P. The firm specializes in freight claims, freight charge collection, contracting issues, carrier representation before the FMCSA and bankruptcy issues.

Mr. Seaton serves on the Editorial Board for Overdrive Magazine; the Editorial Board for the Airforwarders Association Quarterly Magazine; and is a Contributing Columnist for Internet Truckstop Magazine. He is the author of Protecting Motor Carrier Interests in Contracts (Randall Publishing 2002) and authored a chapter entitled “Contracting, Negotiations and Legal Issues in Transportation” in The Business of Transportation (Praeger Publishers, 2013); From 1995 to 2011, Mr. Seaton was a Contributing Columnist for the Commercial Carrier Journal. He serves as Counsel for the National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC), the Air & Expedited Motor Carriers Association (AEMCA), The Expedite Alliance of North America (TEANA) and the Auto Haulers Association of America (AHAA).

Mr. Seaton is a member of the Conference of Freight Counsel and is Vice President of Delta Nu Alpha. He also serves as Co-Chair of the Transportation Lawyers Association Federal Regulatory Practice Committee and is a frequent speaker and lecturer regarding cargo claims, freight charges, contracting and risk/insurance issues affecting carriers and brokers.

In 2014, Mr. Seaton was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Transportation Lawyers Association.