Ireland is a global hub for aircraft leasing and financing, attracting the world’s top industry players. Working with these organisations gives us unrivalled insight into this dynamic sector. This means we never lose sight of the bigger commercial picture for our clients.
Our award-winning advice on aviation financing transactions ranges from cross-border structuring and regulation to alternative funding and joint ventures. We also advise on contentious issues such as bankruptcy and insolvency.
Along with leading local and international lessors and financiers, we also work closely with credit agencies and government bodies.
Asset leasing and financing transactions
ABS and debt securitisation
Aviation regulation at domestic and EU levels
Bankruptcy and insolvency
Cape Town Convention
Corporate governance and compliance
Cross-border structuring / establishment of Section 110 companies
We have released the results of our annual Gender & Diversity in Aviation Survey. This is the fourth year of the survey, and the 2019 results have revealed an industry where female employees and those from minority groups are still struggling to progress to senior leadership positions. 71% of respondents to our survey said that over 30% of the total headcount in their companies is female. You can register to receive the guide above.
Clients and market commentators laud the "quality of the firm's lawyers and their pragmatic and commercial approach."
Clients recommend the department for complicated deals and describe the practitioners as "incredibly thorough".
"Very client-focused, commercial" team.
The aviation practice is led by Christine O’Donovan whose ‘precise knowledge of the aircraft industry’ is coupled with the team’s exceptional experience.
"They are flexible, always readily available and come back quickly"
"Experienced aviation law professionals"
"An excellent firm. It is very popular in the market.
"A wealth of knowledge"