Welcome to the Aviation Law Section website!


The Aviation Section of the State Bar of Texas exists to study recent developments of law, legislation and regulations in the field of aviation law, and keep the members of the Bar informed of significant developments in this field. The section maintains connections with agencies of local, state and federal governments concerned with aviation law; studies and considers matters of legislation, regulations or problems of aviation law as developed by the committee or assigned to it by the Chair or the Board of Governors; and assists in developing continuing legal education courses for persons interested in aviation law.

View the 2018-2019 Section Report.

Subscribe to our Lexology Updates.

View the October 2019 “Texas Airways” Newsletter.

Elections for the 2020/2021 Section Council

Elections will be held on June 25th at the Section’s Meeting during the State Bar Annual Meeting. If you are interested in serving as an At-Large Council Member, please contact Section Vice-Chair, Peter Busher, at pbusher@busherlaw.com, by April 10.

Duties of the At-Large Council Members are as follows:

  • Prioritize attending all meetings of the Section.
  • Assist with planning and promoting Section programs, including the Annual Meeting and Fall CLE event.
  • Generally promote and serve the Section as needed throughout the year.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Aviation Law Section of the State Bar of Texas is to provide education and information that equips, encourages, and supports attorneys practicing aviation law in Texas.

-Aviation Law Section

The Aviation Law Section was founded in 1991.