Conyers Dill & Pearman is at the forefront of the offshore airfinance industry, representing many of the world’s leading airlines and leasing companies on the cross-border aspects of their transactions. Our lawyers advise on the laws of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and Mauritius and are globally recognised as leaders in the field of aviation, often advising on the offshore legal aspects of award-winning transactions. Our broad client base includes lenders, leasing companies, international credit agencies and export credit agencies, as well as airline operators.
The combination of Conyers’ structure, culture and expertise, together with a presence in major international business centres enables the highest quality, timely and thorough legal advice. Internationally we have well-established relationships as leading offshore counsel in Russian aviation transactions and are also increasingly active in transactions involving other emerging markets such as Azerbaijan, and South Africa, as well as alternate funding sources such as Islamic finance.
Our lawyers have significant experience advising on all aspects of:
Bermuda remains a choice jurisdiction for air financing deals. Recent highlights include:
Our BVI and Cayman practices continue to experience an increase in aviation finance transactions, in both the commercial and business jet sectors. Conyers acted as BVI counsel for Export Development Canada on EDC loan for four Bombardier Q400, (AirFinance Journal’s 2014 Africa Deal of the Year).