DLA Piper Global Law Firm
Representing a Middle Eastern carrier on a programme of US Eximbank guaranteed Capital Markets take outs of commercial loans supported by US Eximbank.
Representing Export Development Canada, SMBC, DVB, HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Standard Bank and HSH Nordbank on a variety of PDP and long term debt aircraft and engine financings.
Representing MC Aviation Partners, Mitsubishi UFJ Lease, SMBC Aviation Capital, AerCap and Fuyo General Lease on a variety of aircraft portfolio transactions and aircraft operating lease transactions.
Representing Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Oman Air, CSA Czech, Virgin Atlantic and South African Airways on their fleet acquisition and renewal programmes with Airbus and Boeing and/or the subsequent financing and leasing of those aircraft.
Representing Eversholt Rail on a variety of leasing, financing and franchising matters.
Representing a European rolling stock lessor on variety of leasing, financing and asset disposal matters.
Representing a new sub Saharan rolling stock lessor.
Acting for the lenders on the syndicated financing of 3 seismic vessels.
Acting for the borrower in connection with the export credit financing of an oil rig.
Representing a number of ship owner/operators in tax arbitrage refinancings.
Representing the lenders on a variety of financings for bulk carriers, RoRo vessels, VLCC’s, petro chemical tankers and tug boats.
Representing a UK retailer on a £100 million tax based leasing product involving all equipment, plant and in-store fixtures for a 5 year period.
Acting for a UK clearing bank on the provision of a £10 million HP facility in relation to vehicles, construction and maintenance equipment for a UK listed company.
Advising a leading asset finance provider on a £10 million vehicle funding line for a North West based contract hire provider, including an analysis of the underlying sub-lease agreements.
Acting for a specialist corporate asset finance division of a UK funder on operating lease facilities to two leading bus and coach operators.
Acting for a multi-national telecoms business on its vendor financing programme to its corporate client base.