Robert Hedrick

Robert Hedrick

Adjunct Professor


  • B.S., Aeronautical Studies, Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences, University of North Dakota, 1982
  • J.D., William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota, Law Review Editor, 1988
  • LL.M., International Aviation and Space Law, Institute of Air and Space Law, McGill University, Montreal, with highest honors, 1996


Bob is an attorney with Aviation Law Group PS in Seattle. He handles a wide variety of complex aviation accident cases arising in the U.S. and internationally, where he represents victims and their families. He is licensed in state and federal courts in Washington, California, Hawaii, and Alaska.

Bob is a multi-engine rated commercial pilot, former flight instructor (commercial and instrument), seaplane pilot, and FAA certified airframe and power plant mechanic. He flew as a professional pilot for three years before becoming an attorney. He is a regular speaker at aviation law conferences in the U.S., Canada, and overseas, and gives presentations on the Nuremburg Trials. Bob is also a speed skier for the U.S., where he competes in FIS World Cup races throughout Europe.