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Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

2900 K STREET NW, NORTH TOWER, SUITE 200, WASHINGTON, DC 20007-5118, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 625 3500
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Fax +1 202 298 7570
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www.kattenlaw.com

Tom Healey

Tel:
Work +1.202.625.3631
Email:
Web:
www.kattenlaw.com/Tom-Healey
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Work Department

Aviation

Position

Thomas E. Healey regularly represents parties on transactions involving junior and senior loans and intercreditor issues.

Tom acts for financiers on all aspects of workouts for numerous aircraft in airline reorganizations in North and South America. He represents finance parties, operators and governments on export credit financings and works regularly on predelivery payment facilities and asset and credit support agreements. He worked for the aircraft manufacturer Embraer on the 2011 Airfinance Journal Regional Jet Deal of the Year involving Aldus Aviation, and the 2003 Airfinance Journal Aircraft Order of the Year with JetBlue Airways. Tom’s experience also includes the sale of a portfolio of junior debt secured by 80 aircraft, which was named Airfinance Journal's 2007 Aerospace Deal of the Year.

Buyers and sellers of business aircraft and participants in fractional programs seek Tom’s counsel on purchase agreements, financing and regulatory compliance.

Tom's clients say that "He understands the dynamics of the business very well. He is one of the guys that is trying to find ways to overcome challenging situations," according to Chambers USA.


United States: Industry focus

Transport: aviation and air travel - finance

Within: Transport: aviation and air travel - finance

The ‚Äėtop-quality‚Äô team at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP¬†has experience in cross-border and emerging market¬†structured finance deals and commercial fleet transactions, and also handles the sale, financing, purchase and operation of business jets.¬†Department head Timothy Lynes¬†(‚Äėa¬†good leader‚Äô) advised long-standing client Embraer on several matters, including the ongoing amendments to the purchase agreement between Embraer and SkyWest, regarding SkyWest‚Äôs purchase of more than 100 aircraft. Further, Lynes and¬†Jane Cavanaugh¬†advised Citibank on the sale¬†by Wells Fargo Bank Northwest, National Association of four Boeing 757-200 airframes to Cavu Aerospace. Tom Healey¬†is also noted, as are New York-based¬†Stewart Herman¬†and securitization expert Paul Kruger, who joined in 2018 from Sidley Austin LLP. Named lawyers are based in Washington DC unless stated otherwise.

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