A&L Goodbody hire new aviation partner

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed May 29, 2018 10:26

A&L Goodbody hire new aviation partner

Irish law firm A&L Goodbody has appointed David Berkery as a new partner in its market-leading aviation and transport finance team.

Commenting on the appointment, Julian Yarr, Managing Partner at A&L Goodbody, said: “I’m delighted to welcome David to our internationally renowned aviation and transport finance team. This sector has been a huge success story for Ireland over the last 50 years and the prospects for further growth look very good. David will join our large team of experienced, market-leading lawyers, bringing with him a deep understanding and knowledge of international finance markets and clients.”

Berkery has over 12 years’ experience in Dublin, London and New York. He is currently based in the US advising many of the world’s leading financial institutions, airlines, aircraft lessors, investment banks and private investors. He regularly advises on the acquisition, leasing, financing and trading of aircraft, vessels and rolling stock. Berkery has a particular focus on asset-backed securitisations (ABS), private placements, Enhanced Equipment Trust Certificate (EETC) offerings, secured and unsecured lending, portfolio sales and industry-specific joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed May 29, 2018 10:26