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Jackie Glassman specializes in motor vehicle and consumer safety, vehicle fuel economy and other transportation issues. She works with companies to resolve enforcement problems, find business opportunities in emerging initiatives and build healthy relations with regulators. Jackie frequently works with crisis management teams to find solutions that build consumer confidence and minimize corporate pain. As a partner in our Government Advocacy practice, Jackie helps lead our Automotive and Transportation Initiative.

Jackie's career has spanned corporate, government and private practice.

While in-house at a major automaker, Jackie developed the instinct for finding solutions to legal problems while advancing business objectives. As Chief Counsel at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Jackie spearheaded the reform of the vehicle fuel efficiency program. She also oversaw scores of rule-making and enforcement actions, including the initial implementation of the TREAD Act. As NHTSA's Acting Administrator, Jackie worked with the White House and congressional staff to develop policy and legislation impacting the auto industry.

Jackie has worked with companies to create credit opportunities for frontier technologies in fuel efficiency and safety. She is actively involved with numerous companies developing and implementing automated technology for motor vehicles. Jackie has negotiated Consent Orders and helped companies pilot their implementation. Jackie frequently works hand-in-glove with litigators, engineers, crisis management firms, congressional relations staff and corporate executives. Jackie counsels clients on compliance, government relations, litigation strategy and building robust corporate safety programs.

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Credentials

District of Columbia

Illinois

Michigan

Co-head, Transportation Committee, American Bar Association, Administrative Law Section

Band 1 in Transportation: Road & Carriage


Chambers and Partners, 2008–2017

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Band 1 in Transportation: Road & Carriage


Chambers and Partners, 2008–2017

Matters

Represents numerous companies with regard to motor vehicle safety enforcement matters and developing safety compliance programs.

Assists companies in promoting policy initiatives to facilitate autonomous vehicles.

Developed the analytic framework underpinning significant new credit flexibilities in the fuel economy space. Worked with the industry in petitioning for a more harmonized greenhouse gas and fuel economy program.

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Represents numerous companies with regard to motor vehicle safety enforcement matters and developing safety compliance programs.

Assists companies in promoting policy initiatives to facilitate autonomous vehicles.

Developed the analytic framework underpinning significant new credit flexibilities in the fuel economy space. Worked with the industry in petitioning for a more harmonized greenhouse gas and fuel economy program.

Assists companies through crisis control when facing unexpected government enforcement activity. Helped to develop a consumer-oriented program to rebuild confidence in the wake of allegations of incorrect consumer information.

Collaborates with the firm's litigators to provide clients with forward-thinking advice covering regulatory, product liability and class action litigation.

Matters

Represents numerous companies with regard to motor vehicle safety enforcement matters and developing safety compliance programs.

Assists companies in promoting policy initiatives to facilitate autonomous vehicles.

Developed the analytic framework underpinning significant new credit flexibilities in the fuel economy space. Worked with the industry in petitioning for a more harmonized greenhouse gas and fuel economy program.

See more
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Matters

Represents numerous companies with regard to motor vehicle safety enforcement matters and developing safety compliance programs.

Assists companies in promoting policy initiatives to facilitate autonomous vehicles.

Developed the analytic framework underpinning significant new credit flexibilities in the fuel economy space. Worked with the industry in petitioning for a more harmonized greenhouse gas and fuel economy program.

Assists companies through crisis control when facing unexpected government enforcement activity. Helped to develop a consumer-oriented program to rebuild confidence in the wake of allegations of incorrect consumer information.

Collaborates with the firm's litigators to provide clients with forward-thinking advice covering regulatory, product liability and class action litigation.

Credentials

District of Columbia

Illinois

Michigan

Co-head, Transportation Committee, American Bar Association, Administrative Law Section

Band 1 in Transportation: Road & Carriage


Chambers and Partners, 2008–2017

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Recognition

Band 1 in Transportation: Road & Carriage


Chambers and Partners, 2008–2017