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Norton Rose Fulbright

Aviation: Finance

1 ranked lawyersBand 4Asia-Pacific RegionAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Singapore-based practice that offers expertise in handling cross-border deals involving Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, China and Korea. Works closely with its other aviation hubs in Europe and North America, and the regional presence is bolstered by its strong asset finance practice in Japan. Remains a trusted adviser for financiers, lessors and airlines. Frequently mandated on sale and purchase transactions, financings and aircraft leasings. Also highlighted for its experience acting as administrator in relation to restructuring matters within the aviation space.

Work highlights

Advised Aircastle Singapore on the lease extension for four aircraft operated by a South African airline.

Notable practitioners

Keith Sandilands is highly respected in the aviation finance sphere. A source highlights: "He is a technical, polished lawyer with years of experience." He is particularly skilled in handling cross-border financing deals.

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Asia-Pacific Region

Aviation: Finance


Keith Sandilands
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