Mid to Senior Associate Aviation Finance role

England, London
31 May 2017
29 Jun 2017
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Contract Type
Full Time

About the Mid to Senior Associate Aviation Finance Role:

In this Mid to Senior Associate Aviation Finance role, you will have the opportunity to work across this firm's International Aviation Sector Group. This market leading Group acts as one team across a 28 office network and gives expert advice on all the specialist legal issues that arise across the whole of the aviation sector.

To be successful in this London based Mid to Senior Associate Aviation Finance Role, previous experience in aircraft finance and leasing or broader financial experience is necessary. The Mid to Senior Associate Aviation Finance Role will involve working on non-contentious aviation finance matters. The successful candidate will work on a wide range of aviation commercial, leasing and financing deals, acting for airlines, leasing companies, financiers and other organisations within the aviation industry.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Buying and selling aircraft and engines
  • Financing of new and used aircraft and engines which would include pre-delivery and ECA financing
  • Leasing of aircraft and engines, both finance and operating
  • Wet leasing and charter of commercial and corporate aircraft
  • Warranty, support and service issues relating to the sale and operation of aircraft
  • Registration and operation of aircraft
  • Fleet management and restructuring

With an appropriate level of post-qualification experience (4 years plus) in a leading international, City or major regional firm, you will have experience of handling complex aircraft finance/aviation commercial matters as detailed above. You will also have an excellent academic background and will have developed demonstrable first rate legal/commercial knowledge. The ability to manage aspects of complex matters and clients, with strong negotiation skills, will be key to your success. Previous experience of handling aviation finance matters across numerous countries and jurisdictions will also be crucial.

This prestigious international law firm has a well deserved reputation for combining exceptional legal expertise with deep industry knowledge and refreshingly creative thinking, to help clients achieve their commercial goals. The firm offers excellent prospects for progression and a culture that provides their associates with word-class support to achieve their ambitions and goals.

If you are an ambitious aviation finance lawyer, have excellent transaction management skills and a deep knowledge of the aviation industry, this is the role for you.

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