Conlin received his under graduate degree from Eastern
Washington University in 1971. He graduated from Gonzaga
University in Spokane, Washington with a Masters Degree
in Commerce and Legal Studies in 1975. He was awarded a
degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing,
Michigan in 1978. Conlin has been in private practice
since 1979, emphasizing Aviation Law and Personal
- Airline Transport
- Lear Jet and
Citation type ratings
- Experienced in
certificate actions and aircraft accident cases
conducted many FAA and NTSB hearings and represented
clients from Alaska to Florida. He has also represented
parties in complex aviation accidents involving both fixed
wing and helicopters.
Boeing 737 display at a jury trial
Conlin is an Airline Transport Rated pilot with more
than 10,000 hours of flying experience. He is also rated
as a commercial helicopter pilot. He has been a
multi-engine instrument Certified Flight Instructor for
over 40 years. He owned and operated his own aircraft
for many years.
type-rated in the Lear Jet and the Citation Jet. He has
worked as a line pilot and Director of Operations. He
did initial flight testing in the Turbine Malibu for
Rocket Engineering and is currently their Instructor Pilot. Conlin is also qualified as an expert
witness in Federal Aviation Regulations.
Conlin has flown such dignitaries as U.S.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, U.S. Senator John Warner,
former United States President George H.W. Bush, and
former Attorney General Janet Reno.
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