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ENSafrica has an outstanding shipping, maritime and aviation finance practice.
Legal 500, 2019

We have unrivalled experience in the field of aircraft finance, including aircraft financing in all its forms, sale and purchase agreements, wet and dry leases, financial and operating leases, charter arrangements, export credit agency supported financings, the preparation and negotiation of airline contracts, escrow agreements  and furnishing a variety of opinions to local and international clients.

We have the unique advantage, as part of Africa’s largest law firm, of being able to harness the expertise of more than 600 practitioners throughout the continent. ENSafrica has a significant breadth and depth of experience and specialist expertise that spans all commercial areas of law, tax, forensics and IP.

As such, we regularly partner with specialists across the firm (in areas such as tax, corporate commercial, employment, and insolvency, business rescue and debt recovery), meaning that we are able to assist with all aspects of all matters across all sectors in all African jurisdictions, ensuring that your legal requirements are handled quickly and seamlessly.

what we offer

We provide a broad range of aviation advice, including:

  • aircraft financing in all its forms
  • charter arrangements
  • escrow agreements
  • export credit agency supported financings
  • financial and operating leases
  • preparation and negotiation of airline contracts
  • providing a variety of opinions to local and international clients
  • sale and purchase agreements
  • wet and dry leases