Member, American Bar Association, Aircraft Financing Subcommittee
Member, Ontario Bar Association
Member, Professional Engineers Ontario
Member, Canadian Business Aviation Association
Aviation and Aerospace
Carlo Vairo specializes in all areas of asset finance and leasing with a particular emphasis on aircraft transactions. He advises lenders, lessors, manufacturers and operators of aircraft, rolling stock and other assets in respect of all aspects of acquisition, sale, financing (including pre-delivery financing), tax-based leasing and operating leasing. Carlo also provides advice on and has extensive experience with aviation commercial and regulatory law matters.
University of Windsor, 1990, LLB
University of Toronto, 1985, BA Sc
According to clients, the team at Dentons is ‘consistently a partner in identifying issues and providing solutions that work from a business perspective‘. Acting for financiers, aircraft chartered companies, private operators and manufacturers, the team has particular strengths in aircraft finance, leasing and acquisitions. The team is also unique for its strong relationships with China-based clients. The aviation group is jointly led by Robert Quon in Vancouver and Toronto-based Carlo Vairo, ‘a trusted advisor on aviation finance matters‘, who has ‘a fantastic understanding of the Canadian aviation market‘.