Asset Finance Lawyer London
As an Asset Finance Lawyer in London you start the morning reviewing yacht and private aviation contracts (new construction and S&P) for UHNW clients. Your work sees you acting for yacht owners and the majority of major banks who are involved in the provision of finance for new build projects and second hand yachts. It is challenging yet extremely rewarding work, very hands on.
You will be looking to become a subject matter expert in the commercial shipping sector. As a key player in the team, you are involved in the negotiation of construction agreements, sale and purchase work, design and project management contracts and other yacht, ship and private aircraft related commercial and regulatory issues. You also advise on a broad range of yacht financings from construction finance, acquisition finance and refinancing’s and restructuring loans.
Having a breadth of experience in asset based finance, you use your expertise in the superyacht and aviation financing sector when acting for both banks and borrowers in the context of term sheets, loan documentation, conditions precedent and subsequent, impact on the appropriate new build/sale and purchase documentation.
You work as part of a highly ranked yacht team with a combined wealth of experience. Your clients include owners, private and asset finance banks, project managers, designers, finance brokers and other intermediaries, allowing you to build relationships and show off your interpersonal skills – something you relish in this role.
The company you work for value your presence and allow you to express yourself and your ideas. It’s a unique place to work who offer flexible working opportunities so you easily balance your work and home life. You are the captain of your own ship – pun intended.