Holland & Knight Partner John Pritchard Named “Aviation Lawyer of the Year”
NEW YORK (May 4, 2016) – John Pritchard, the global chair of Holland & Knight's Transportation Finance Team, has been selected as the 2016 "Aviation Lawyer of the Year" by Law Business Research Limited as part of its Who's Who Legal Awards program. It is the third year in a row that he has been honored with this award.
With more than 25 years of experience in aircraft, equipment and facility finance, Mr. Pritchard is knowledgeable in all areas of asset-based financing and concentrates on the representation of lessees, lessors, lenders, borrowers and government guarantors in domestic and cross-border financings, securitizations, workouts and foreclosures.
Holland & Knight's Transportation Finance Team has more than 50 attorneys advising a broad range of clients, including banks, financiers, lessors, lessees, manufacturers, borrowers, airlines, maritime operations and government organizations, on a variety of leasing, debt, capital markets and hybrid financing techniques. The team regularly collaborates with attorneys in the firm's securities, regulatory, litigation, bankruptcy and related practice groups to provide comprehensive counsel for a full range of transactions and clients in these industries.
Law Research Limited is an independent London-based publishing group which provides research, analysis and reports on the international legal services marketplace. Subscribers include leading international corporations, government agencies, law firms and individual private practitioners. Its Who's Who Legal Awards are presented annually to the individuals and firms that have performed exceptionally well in its research. Awards are presented to law firms and lawyers in more than 30 practice areas and to law firms from more than 60 countries.