Mayer Brown provides legal services to key players in the aviation industry across the globe. We have a strong reputation for successfully advising airlines, manufacturers, lenders, lessors and airport and aviation authorities on all aspects of their operations. We understand what it takes to operate successfully in the aviation industry, and we know the legal considerations that our clients must take into account.
The aviation industry’s leading businesses are quick to respond to change. They are commercially dynamic and flexible, despite the financially complex and heavily regulated global landscape within which they operate. Their partners must be able to keep pace with them and provide a truly global service, advising on matters that affect the long-term profitability and direction of their business.
Mayer Brown deploys teams of experienced, pragmatic and strategically astute lawyers in the world’s financial centers and across primary territories for the aviation industry. Many of these individuals are leading practitioners in their space who can access the firm’s wealth of capabilities, leverage its platforms on behalf of aviation clients and innovate when the solution requires it.
We offer legal services in a range of areas, including the following:
- Airports and airport infrastructure
- Corporate finance
- Mergers and acquisitions
- International trade controls and regulation
- Antitrust and competition
- Intellectual property protection and litigation
- Aircraft acquisition and disposal
- Aircraft financing
- Operating leasing
- Business aviation
- Rotary wing
- Dispute resolution and repossession
We have a dedicated team of aviation lawyers with broad experience in a wide range of legal disciplines relevant to the global aviation industry.