Aviation Regulatory Practice

Federal Aviation Administration - Mr. Foont has over ten years in of experience handling aviation civil penalty matters from responses to letters of investigation through the appeals process. Mr. Foont has also participated in numerous compliance planning efforts to mitigate prior and prevent additional violations. Mr. Foont previously clerked for two Administrative Law Judges in the Office of Hearings at the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Transportation Security Administration - Mr. Foont began handling TSA matters from the creation of that agency. Mr. Foont has also helped manage compliance efforts associated with TSA regulations.

Specialized Experience with the TSA Regulations on Fingerprinting (49 C.F.R. §§ 1542.209 and 1544.227) - Mr. Foont developed, led implementation of, and provided legal counsel on a program to comply with the strict standards of the TSA's fingerprint regulations. The work included making determinations on thousands of FBI criminal history record checks (CHRCs).