The aviation industry is constantly changing and novel issues regularly arise. The international nature of aviation means that when disputes arise, they tend to be cross-border. Varying business cultures, legal frameworks and business practices can make the resolution of disputes time-consuming and potentially very costly. Businesses in the aviation sector need lawyers with the knowledge and experience to find creative solutions that defy convention. We are specialist in aviation litigation.
In aviation litigation practice, Achour law firm represents carriers, airports, aviation insurers and reinsurers, aviation products and component part manufacturers, repair facilities, and manufacturers and operators of unmanned aircraft systems in all manner of litigation and investigation. The firm handles wrongful death and survival actions, personal injury claims, antitrust and consumer protection claims, products liability and recalls, property damage claims, liability claims, coverage issues, air accidents, and other claims under International conventions.
Aviation litigation is an integral part of our aviation practice. We deliver accurate, commercial and realistic advice on contentious matters to all of our industry clients whether they are airlines, banks, lessors, airports or underwriters. We understand the pressures and commercial objectives facing the industry and how to negotiate the best possible outcome in all related disputes.
The firm also assists aviation clients in government investigations. We represent subjects and third parties in investigations of all types, including mergers, civil antitrust, consumer protection, and criminal.
Our aviation litigation practice covers:
- Aviation accidents (including passenger injury and cargo claims).
- Contractual advice.
- Dispute avoidance.
- Dispute resolution.
- Seizure and repossession of aircraft.
- Lease default and termination.
- Mortgage enforcement.
- Product liability issues.
- Redelivery disputes.
- Risk management.
- Regulatory advice.
We are on hand to provide cost-effective assistance aligned to the client’s commercial objectives and protection of its business. We can also help you with:
- International trade
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Joint ventures