Aviation Finance Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 64681
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Excellent plius benefits
  • Sector: Asset Finance, Asset Finance (Aviation / Shipping), Banking, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


An international and ever popular law firm, with offices in all the major legal hubs.


The firm is looking to grow the Aviation team by appointing a senior level associate to join in London.

To be successful in this role, previous experience in aircraft finance and leasing or broader financial experience is necessary.

The 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.

Aircraft purchase, finance and leasing

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


Candidates will need to understand and have a deep interest in the aviation industry.

The successful candidate will have:

Excellent academic achievement.

Experience of handling complex aircraft finance/aviation commercial matters as detailed above.

Experience of handling aviation finance matters across numerous countries and jurisdictions.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.