Suhail Farooqui (Mr)
OFFICE : Mumbai, INDIA
+ Aviation & Shipping
+ Marine Insurance and P&I
+ Projects & Projects Litigation
+ Banking & International Islamic Finance
Suhail Farooqui is a practising partner specialising in aviation, iternational islamic finance, projects, oil, gas, infrastructure, banking, finance and enforcement of foreign judgments. He also heads our India and New York Office for aviation and international islamic finance matters.
He is specialising in aviation and islamic finance since 1997 and is advising Dana Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, Egypt Air, Tunis Air, Air Zimbabwe, Air India and Kenya Airways. He is very good contract analyst, analysing commercial transactions mainly on aircraft lease, licence of aircrafts, warsaw conventions and aviation related work to avoid disputes in a proposed contract or analysing contractual documents in a proposed or on an on-going dispute, analysing the proposed terms or the existing terms of business contract, the task, performance and payment terms to the proposed or existing contract, assisting client in checking the capabilities and credibility's of a deal, assist in the process of negotiation of deals in a proposed contract, detecting and analysing any problem to the proposed contract or to the existing contract, this assist in better strategy be it transactional work or in a dispute resolution.
Increased competition, overcapacity, security concerns, climate-related pressures and rising fuel costs coupled with the increasing consolidation of airlines have had a profound impact on the industry.
Brus Chambers Aviation practice has built a world-class reputation advising on many of the industry's most significant and pivotal transactions. The team is headed by Suhail Farooqui and comprises of leading lawyers who have a thorough understanding of the latest developments in the sector and what this means for clients domestically and internationally.
We provide global coverage to the aviation industry advising across all legal disciplines including workouts and restructurings, mergers and acquisitions (public and private), funding (equity and debt), aircraft portfolio sales and purchases, engine financings, operating leases, privatisations, sales and leasebacks, major fleet purchases, EIB backed financings, export credit backed financings, mergers and acquisitions, financings, cross-border tax and leveraged leases, receivables, funds and maintenance contracts. We also have aviation specialists in ancillary areas such as real estate, employment and tax who offer commercial advice tailored to the sector.
Our clients include banks, financiers, lessors, lessees, export credit agencies, airlines and manufacturers on the full range of aviation matters.
The global aviation industry can be turbulent. We help clients find clear skies. Our aviation practice spans every facet of the industry, including regulatory, aviation finance and leasing, antitrust, airline alliances and joint ventures, litigation, legislative/lobbying, M&A, and environmental issues.
We advise on issues covering every segment of the aviation industry, helping India and foreign airlines, airports, aviation joint ventures, banks, lessors, government authorities, equipment manufacturers, repair facilities, aviation trade associations, business aviation operators, fractional ownership providers, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/drone) manufacturers/operators, aviation public private partnerships, commercial space companies, and corporate and high net worth individuals to navigate the challenges and achieve their aims.