Giles Brand is an asset finance lawyer based in London.
Giles specialises in cross-border and domestic leasing (both finance and operating leases, tax and non-tax based), structured financing, project financing and European ECA-supported and other debt financings, with respect to ships and offshore oil and gas assets, aircraft and aircraft engines, railway rolling stock and other types of equipment.
Giles read law at University College, London University and qualified in 1988. He joined our London practice as a partner in 2000.
On 16 November 2017, Brazil’s Superior Court of Justice (SCJ) handed down its judgment on the long running case involving the FPSO OSX3 (the OSX3 Unit)..
December 04, 2017
Brazil Update: Uncertainty over the recognition of registered ship mortgages in Brazil.
March 11, 2016
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised containership charter owner, Global Ship Lease (GSL), on its $360 million bond issuance and $54.8m secured term loan facility..
November 08, 2017
Represents first time an operating lessor acquires A380 on balance sheet.
November 12, 2014