Aviation Law Practice
The Aviation law practice of Guzman Acain is headed by our Co-Founding partner Alex Llanes Acain Jr. who has substantial experience in the direct management of a national Airline in the Middle East where he has negotiated and signed Purchase Agreements with AIRBUS for the purchase of A320Neos and with EMBRAER for the purchase of E195-E2 Jets. He has also negotiated with various Aircraft Lessors regarding operating lease agreements, sales and leasebacks, and Wet Lease Agreements.
- Negotiation, Draft, and Review of Purchase Agreements and Operating Lease Agreements;
Aviation Finance and Sales and Leasebacks, Step-In Agreements, and PDP Financing;
Negotiation, Draft, and Review of Ground Handling Agreements;
Negotiation, Draft and Review of General Sales Agency Agreements;
Aviation Insurance Claims, Passenger Claims, and Liabilities.
- Represented Kuwait National Airways (Wataniya Airways) in the multi-billion dollar A320Neo aircraft deal with Airbus.
- Represented Kuwait National Airways (Wataniya Airways) in the multi-billion dollar E195 E2 jets with Embraer.
- Represented Kuwait National Airways (Wataniya Airways) in the long-term Operating Leases with Aercap and ICBC involving fleets of E195 E2 jets.