Hakes returns to Reed Smith

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed August 1, 2017 15:00

Hakes returns to Reed Smith

Richard Hakes has returned to global law firm Reed Smith as a partner in London. Richard trained and qualified as an associate at Reed Smith in 2007 before moving to Allen & Overy, where he has specialised in ship and aircraft finance for the last seven years.

In addition to supporting the continued growth of the firm’s market leading ship finance practice, Richard will spearhead the firm’s aviation finance practice in London and has recently been involved in establishing some of the most innovative asset acquisition programmes in the market. Richard has extensive experience in a range of structured and large-scale asset finance transactions.

Richard is one of our “40 under 40” for 2017, which recognises the most outstanding individuals in the commercial aviation industry under 40 years of age. The full list will be released next week in the forthcoming issue of Airline Economics. Subscribe here.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed August 1, 2017 15:00