Mr Peter Szurley > McGuireWoods LLP > San Francisco, United States > Lawyer Profile

McGuireWoods LLP
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94111-3821
United States
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Peter Szurley represents a diverse array of financial institutions, hedge funds, finance companies and borrowers. He handles complex commercial financings of all kinds, including syndicated and single-bank lending transactions, leasing, securitizations and structured finance. He also works on domestic and cross-border transactions (particularly involving aircraft financings and sales). Financial institutions turn to Peter for his experience in credit restructurings inside and outside of bankruptcy and hedge funds seek his counsel on financing and general corporate matters. Peter co-chairs the Opinions Committee of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of California and is a member of its Steering Committee.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Transport: aviation and air travel - finance

McGuireWoods LLP is ‘responsive and knowledgeable with respect to FAA registry and International Registry requirements and current market practices’. The team handles the financing, leasing, purchase and sale of corporate aircraft and is also instructed on the acquisition, disposal and management of commercial aircraft portfolios. Practice head Patricia Hosmer and counsel Preston Hurrell have been singled out by clients, while other recommended names include David Whelpley and Peter Szurley, who is based in San Francisco. Named individuals are based in Charlotte unless indicated otherwise.