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Edward Campbell

T: +33 1 44 15 80 03 M: +33 6 10 51 65 46 Email Edward | Vcard Office: Paris

Awards

World's Best Aviation Lawyers

World's Best Aviation Lawyers

Edward Campbell Partner

Contact details

Edward Campbell

Edward Campbell
Partner

T: +33 1 44 15 80 03 M: +33 6 10 51 65 46 Email Edward | Vcard Office: Paris

An asset finance partner with a particular focus on aircraft finance, Edward has a solid, international reputation acting for banks, operating lessors and airlines in a variety of complex cross border transactions.
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Edward has extensive experience advising banks and other financial institutions, lessors and operators on a broad range of financings of aircraft and ships including pre and post-delivery financing of new aircraft and ships, the acquisition of used aircraft and the restructuring of existing loans. He has also worked on a number of transactions structured to be compliant with Sharia-based principles.

Edward is recognised as a foreign expert for the US by Chambers Global who praised his "expertise on a wide range of financing matters."

Edward speaks English and French and is a member of the Paris, New York and English bars.

 "An excellent aviation finance lawyer - there's no doubt about it."
Chambers Europe 2017

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Air Côte d'Ivoire

Advised Air Côte d'Ivoire on the leasing, acquisition and financing of their current fleet of aircraft including the acquisition and financing of Bombardier Q400 NextGen and Airbus A3 aircraft.

Lion Air Group, including Transportation Partners

Advised on the acquisition and financing of a fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft, ATR 72 aircraft, and aircraft engines and flight simulators, by way of diverse and complex financing structures, including export credit financing.

Operating lessors

Advised several operating lessors on a variety of lease transactions, lease novations, the purchase and sale of an aircraft and asset backed securitisations of an aircraft leased into France to French airlines or through France via an intermediate French lessor.

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French bank

Advised a major French bank in respect of an aircraft warehouse facility including a revolving credit facility to facilitate the acquisition and short term, interim financing of new and used aircrafts.

Various international banks

Advised French and non-French banks in respect of various receivables purchase agreements and financing for large multinational companies in respect of certain receivables for French subsidiaries.

Various international banks

Advised banks on New York, English and French law aspects of various asset backed financing structures for the financing of aircraft, ships, and other equipment including export credit arrangements for large multiparty, cross-border transactions.

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Banks

Advised on a number of banking transactions involving aircraft assisting with various issues including taking and enforcing security involving aircraft and engines, registration formalities and other regulatory aspects.

Operating lessors

Advised operating lessors on a variety of lease transactions, lease novations, the purchase and sale of aircraft and asset backed securitisations of aircraft leased into France to French airlines or through France via an intermediate French lessor. Assisting with registration formalities, enforcement actions including the arrest and repossession of aircraft and other regulatory aspects of transactions.

Airlines

Advised airlines on a variety of financing, general operating and regulatory matters including financing transactions, maintenance and general operations agreements with service providers as well as other general agreements.

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Banks

Advised banks on various asset finance facilities and general commercial loan agreements. Also advised banks and other financial institutions in relation to purchase receivables agreements under French and English law and the French law implications to complex cross border securitisation transactions.

Foreign financial institutions

Advised foreign financial institutions on a variety of French banking law issues including the French banking monopoly rules and regulations.

Airlines

Advised airlines in respect of various borrowings including general commercial loan agreements as well as asset backed finance transactions.

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Awards

World's Best Aviation Lawyers

World's Best Aviation Lawyers

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