Attorney Siegel is a licensed Commercial Pilot with his Multi Engine Rating, Instrument Rating as well as a Certified Flight Instructor license.  He was an attorney with a prominent aviation law firm in New York City for 15 years representing the  families of victims of airline crashes as well as those involved in general aviation crashes.  He has worked on noteworthy cases such as the Lockerbie Pan Am bombing, Avianca Crash on Long Island, the Entebbe Hijacking in which the  Israeli forces liberated hostages in Uganda. He assisted in the litigation of numerous helicopter and  general aviation crashes, one which yielded a verdict of $26 Million. He has litigated cases in 
state and federal courts and has been on the steering committees of Multi District LItigation crashes.