Aviation specialists able to assist with acquisition and disposition




Our attorneys assist our commercial transaction clients with the leasing and purchasing of aircrafts, airplane hangars, yachts, commercial real estate, or office and industrial space. 

We guide our clients through aircraft purchase and sale transactions, addressing such important issues as:

  • Reviewing client needs when determining appropriate aircraft.

  • Due Diligence: Aircraft title, airworthiness and historical records search and review

  • Pre-purchase inspection

  • Letters of intent and purchase agreements

  • Leasing agreements

  • Nationality and registration

  • Establishment of escrow

  • Closing and delivery

  • Foreign ownership

  • Ownership trusts

  • Warranties

  • Assumption of liabilities and advice on insurance needs, including hull and liability insurance

  • Sales and use tax

  • Deregistration for export

  • FAA airworthiness file review

  • Management agreements,  aircraft leases, charter agreements and interchange agreements

  • Fractional ownership programs

  • Charter Agreements (“pay-as-you-go”) and Jet cards

  • Owner management services 

  • Engine leasing