Recent Representative Airline Transactions

The Firm has handled hundreds of airline industry arbitrations as well as the negotiation of collective bargaining agreements for existing and start-up carriers, such as:

  • Multi-year retainer agreement with a major airline to provide a wide variety of legal services involving corporate financing, labor and litigation matters.

  • Represented a major carrier in acquiring a terminal and large package of slots at LaGuardia Airport.

  • Represented a major U.S. carrier in the renegotiation of its JFK terminal leases with the New York and New Jersey Port Authority.

  • Represented a major carrier in lease and bond financing matters relating to a new terminal at Miami International Airport.

  • Represented a carrier in environmental litigation with Massport involving remediation requirements.

  • Represented a lessor in numerous aircraft and engine financing and lease transactions.

  • Represented a manufacturer in the restructuring of defaulted commercial aircraft financings.

  • Regulatory Airline matters involving the United States Department of Transportation and Foreign Civil Aviation Authorities.