Marc Korman is an associate at Sidley Austin in the Washington, D.C. office. He litigates transportation matters, primarily before the Surface Transportation Board (STB). He has represented Class I railroads in multiple rate reasonableness cases before the STB, including Stand Alone Cost cases challenging the reasonableness of rail rates for shipments of coal and chemicals. He also represents railroads in STB rulemakings and service complaints. Marc also counsels buyers, sellers, and lenders in connection with rail line sale transactions. He has also participated in regulatory proceedings with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA).
Prior to joining the firm, Marc worked as both a senior policy advisor and legislative director to two congressmen. His work included advising a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. He also currently serves as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates.
Marc attended the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law (J.D., 2010, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Public Service Award recipient), Johns Hopkins University (M.A., 2007, Harold Seidman Thesis Award recipient) and the University of Southern California (B.A., 2002, Phi Alpha Theta).