Steve, a senior associate since 2014, joined as a trainee in 2007.
Steve’s engagements are mainly in the aviation, maritime, competition and public procurement sectors. In aircraft finance and ship finance, Steve assists international financiers on the financing of aircraft and engines, including syndicated finance and sale and lease backs. Steve also advises clients on the granting and enforcement of security over aircraft, including international interests and mortgages, irrevocable POAs, pledges and title-based security.
Steve also provides general advice on regulatory matters relating to the transport sector, with particular focus on the aviation and maritime sector. In this respect, Steve has advised aircraft owners and operators in connection with the obtaining of air operator certificates and air operator licences and the registration of commercial aircraft and business jets in Malta.
Steve also advises Malta International Airport plc, the operator of the only airport in Malta, and Air Malta plc, the national airline of Malta.