Clyde & Co is a global law firm with a pioneering heritage and a resolute focus on its core sectors of aviation, energy, infrastructure, insurance, marine, and trade. With over 1,400 lawyers operating from 37 offices and associated offices in six continents, the firm advises corporates, financial institutions, private individuals, and governments. The firm has a reputation for its work in emerging markets, being the largest international firm in the Middle East and with a rapidly expanding network across Asia, Latin America and Africa.
The firm's involvement in aviation stretches back over eighty years. Over the past seven consecutive years the Clyde & Co aviation and aerospace team has been named as ‘the world’s leading firm in the field of aviation law’ (Who’s Who Legal), recognition that is mirrored by the various legal directories. With ‘enviable depth at partner level’ we are proud to note that more than twenty of our partners are listed as leaders in the aviation market.
Our 100+ aviation lawyers are experienced in all types of aviation related work, whether in the context of finance and leasing, fleeting programmes, high-value disputes, corporate transactions, commercial contracts, development of aviation infrastructure or major casualties. With industry know-how stretching across the entire sector; we are often found at the forefront of developments in aviation law.
Offering first class service and deep specialist insight, our dedicated global aviation finance practice has acted for airlines, lessors, financial institutions and investors on hundreds of commercial and business aircraft finance, leasing and purchase/sale transactions involving hundreds of countries around the world. We are recognised for our in-depth legal expertise and commercial awareness, and known for our high-quality, partner-driven and cost-effective service.