Jerry W. Cox

Representative Client Industries

Energy & Natural Resources
Transportation Services
Transportation Safety & Security Systems
Homeland Security


Practice Description

Litigation & Appellate

Potomac Strategy Associates founder, Jerry Cox, has many years’ experience in civil litigation, trial work, adversarial administrative proceedings and high-profile appellate litigation. He has represented clients before the U.S. Supreme Court and a U.S. Courts of Appeals in important administrative law cases.

Government Investigations

Mr. Cox has handled several types of government investigations.

He has eliminated or substantially reduced civil penalties, damages and other sanctions against companies accused of violating federal hazardous materials transportation laws. He has managed clients’ involvement in aircraft accident investigations, automotive safety recalls, and enforcement of energy conservation standards.

Administrative & Regulatory

Mr. Cox has drafted formal, written client comments in a wide variety of rulemaking proceedings, often involving consumer protection, public safety and homeland security.

Antitrust & Corporate

Mr. Cox has defended national trade associations in federal antitrust investigations and has provided advice on compliance with antitrust and consumer protection laws. He has also handled a wide variety of corporate matters including trademark and copyright registrations for trade groups and not-for-profit corporations.

Legislative Drafting and Lobbying

Mr. Cox has drafted and obtained enactment of state and federal legislation. He has helped clients win hundreds of millions of dollars in federal contracts and grants.