Aviation & Ship Finance

Our Aviation, Aerospace & Shipping practice supports our clients with finance leases, operating leases, multi-aircraft facilities, Islamic finance, tax-driven and off-balance-sheet structures.

Areas of expertise

  • Complex cross-border corporate jet financings transaction (loan and lease agreements)
  • Commercial ship financing
  • Yacht financing
  • Ancillary documentation for corporate jet, commercial ship and yacht financings such as:
    • Security agreements (mortgages, tripartite agreements, undertakings, general assign-ments etc.)
    • Sale, purchase and leasing agreements
    • Escrow agreements
    • Legal opinions

Other relevant areas

Asset ManagementInvestment Funds | Debt & Equity Capital MarketsStructured Finance & Lending | Trade & Commodity Finance | Islamic Finance | Derivatives, Structured ProductsFinancial Services & Regulatory | General Legal Documentation & Transaction Support | Regulatory & Compliance Support | FinTech | Private Banking | Payment Services

“One of the top Swiss aviation law practices”

Legal 500 EMEA, Transport, 2022

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