Areas of Focus

US Federal Aviation Administration
Foreign Civil Aviation Agencies
US Department of Transportation
US Department of State
US Office of Foreign Assets Control
Air Carriers
Aircraft Manufacturers


JD, With Honors, The George Washington University
BA (Political Science), Magna Cum Laude, The George Washington University

Honors / Recognition

Governing Board, American Bar Association (ABA), Forum on Air & Space Law
Editorial Board, The George Washington University International Journal of Law and Economics


American Bar Association (ABA)
ABA Forum on Air & Space Law
Aero Club of Washington
International Aviation Club

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia
Commonwealth of Virginia

Court Admissions

Federal Court of Claims
US Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit

Glenn Wicks Managing Director
202-457-7790 (office)
240-643-0504 (mobile)

Glenn Wicks is the founder and Managing Director of The Wicks Group, PLLC. Glenn has more than 25 years of experience in providing legal services to clients with aviation-related matters. His legal practice encompasses regulatory, commercial, and international matters, as well as broader assistance with business start-up needs.

Prior to founding TWG, Glenn was associated with the aviation practices of two major Washington, DC law firms. Since founding TWG, Glenn has led its development into a highly regarded specialty legal firm. His skills and expertise are well-known in the aviation community, and he is a regular speaker at national and international aviation seminars and conferences.

Representative Experience

  • Representing numerous airlines in their regulatory, commercial, and litigation matters
  • Representing airports and airport operators in regulatory compliance matters, commercial transactions, and litigation
  • Advising major product manufacturers, a leading express delivery company, packagers and shippers, and freight forwarders on compliance with hazardous materials transportation regulations and representing them in US government enforcement actions
  • Representing an industrial packaging trade association on hazardous materials regulatory requirements and other matters
  • Drafting new or revised aviation laws and regulations for foreign governments
  • Representing aircraft and simulator manufacturers in FAA certification matters
  • Representing major aircraft purchasers in transactions before the Export-Import Bank
  • Representing airlines in aircraft acquisition and aircraft disposition
  • Representing a foreign flag carrier in a US government investigation of possible violations of US antitrust law