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Johnny Champion

T: +44 20 7809 2358 Email Johnny | Vcard Office: London

Awards

Transport law firm of the year 2014

Transport law firm of the year 2014

Johnny Champion Associate

Contact details

Johnny Champion

Johnny Champion
Associate

T: +44 20 7809 2358 Email Johnny | Vcard Office: London

Johnny is a commercial litigation associate who advises on disputes across a number of sectors, with particular expertise in aviation litigation and regulation.
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He has advised airlines and operators, banks and financial institutions on contentious matters arising in the aviation sector, including in respect of the financing and leasing of aircraft, repossessions and redeliveries. In addition, he has experience in advising airlines on regulatory developments at an international and domestic level, including in relation to passenger rights and state aid.

Johnny also advises and represents banks, corporates and high net worth individuals in relation to a range of matters involving arbitration and litigation.

  • Aviation litigation and regulation
  • Commercial litigation

Lease and redelivery disputes

Representing a number of airlines and lessors on high-value disputes arising out of the operation of wet and dry-leases, and the redelivery or repossession of leased aircraft and engines.

Disputes with airports

Representing low cost carriers on disputes with airports over airport fees and charges, ground handling services, discriminatory pricing and State Aid.

Dispute with operational partners

Advised airlines on agreements with suppliers and codeshare agreements with other airlines.

More: Aviation litigation and regulation

Chinese airline

Representing a Chinese airline in a US$22 million ICC arbitration arising out of the redelivery of two leased aircraft.

Cypriot banks

Acted for a number of Cypriot banks in defending allegations of mis-selling of foreign currency loans, and managing recovery proceedings against debtors.

Motorsport

Advised a circuit owner and a motorcycle chassis manufacturer on issues arising out their respective contracts with suppliers.

More: Commercial litigation
  • Aviation

Lease and redelivery disputes

Representing a number of airlines and lessors on high-value disputes arising out of the operation of wet and dry-leases, and the redelivery or repossession of leased aircraft and engines.

Disputes with airports

Representing low cost carriers on disputes with airports over airport fees and charges, ground handling services, discriminatory pricing and State Aid.

Dispute with operational partners

Advised airlines on agreements with suppliers and codeshare agreements with other airlines.

More: Aviation

Awards

Transport law firm of the year 2014

Transport law firm of the year 2014

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