Transport

Our global transport practice is comprised of 400 lawyers who deliver in-depth knowledge of the global aviation, rail and shipping industries. As one of the leading full-service legal practices in the transport sector, our lawyers provide clients with a comprehensive understanding of how transportation industries operate on a local and global scale.

“The firm provides quality and diligent work, and thanks to their scale they are able to provide a complete range of services by specialties and geographies.” Chambers UK, 2022

Our world-class lawyers have a longstanding track record of innovation in the transport sector, with experience in all forms of finance and leasing structures, dispute resolution and litigation matters and corporate dealings spanning M&A, private equity, joint ventures, strategic alliances and other forms of cooperation.

With lawyers in every major global financial center, our transport law team also works in close collaboration with our lawyers in energy, infrastructure, mining and commodities, financial institutions and technology, enabling us to provide support on any issues affecting our transport clients.

Our areas of work include

  • Antitrust and competition, including international regulatory systems and controls
  • Asset finance
  • Bankruptcy, financial restructuring and insolvency
  • Crisis management, including global emergency response
  • Health and safety
  • Islamic finance
  • Litigation and disputes, including multi-jurisdictional litigation (MDL)
  • M&A, strategic alliances and other forms of cooperation
  • Planning
  • Private equity and venture capital
  • Sustainability and climate change, including carbon finance and environmental law

Market recognitions

  • Legal 500 UK, Transport finance and leasing (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Asset Finance: Aviation Finance (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Aviation (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Aviation (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Asset Finance: Rail Finance (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Transport: Rail: Projects & Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Transport: Rail: Rolling Stock (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Rail (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Asset Finance: Shipping Finance (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Shipping, Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Transport: Shipping, The Legal 500, 2022
     

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