- Professorial Lecturer in Law
- 2000 H Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Tim Goodman is a shareholder at Babst Calland. Mr. Goodman brings a wealth of experience in transportation, litigation and regulatory matters of national significance. His expertise includes working with clients in high-profile motor vehicle safety and related regulatory issues, including standards enforcement, defects investigations, recall implementation, automated and autonomous vehicles, best practices and emerging trends. Mr. Goodman also helps companies across a broad spectrum of transportation modes create proactive risk management, compliance and integrity programs, including internal compliance assessments.
Mr. Goodman spent nearly 10 years at the US Department of Transportation (DOT), where he served in various roles, including at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and in the Office of the Secretary, Office of the General Counsel. As NHTSA's Assistant Chief Counsel for Litigation and Enforcement, Mr. Goodman was the chief legal officer for litigation and enforcement matters of a 600+ employee federal agency. At other points in his DOT career, Mr. Goodman served as a senior trial attorney in the Office of the Secretary, Office of the General Counsel and as a senior trial attorney for NHTSA's Litigation and Enforcement Division.
Mr. Goodman earned a J.D., with honor, from Case Western Reserve University School of Law, and a B.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University. He also earned a Certificate of Completion from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Executive Education, in the Strategic Management of Regulatory & Enforcement Agencies.
BSFS, Georgetown University; JD, Case Western Reserve University; Certificate of Completion, Strategic Management of Regulatory and Enforcement Agencies Program, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Executive Education