Andrea Buff is an advisor in Holland & Knight's Asset Finance Group. Ms. Buff has more than 12 years of experience working with attorneys in asset-based financings, including ship, aviation and rail transactions. She has worked on ship registrations and mortgages involving U.S, Liberia, Marshall Islands and Vanuatu flag vessels, and has broad-based experience in dealing with assignments, pledges and other security interests. Ms. Buff has also dealt with corporations, LLCs and partnerships. She has worked extensively on the financing and leasing of commercial and corporate aircraft and railcar fleets.

While attending law school, Ms. Buff served as a notes and articles editor of the Fordham International Law Journal. Ms. Buff was previously senior vice president, finance & administration, of FX Concepts, a worldwide foreign currency and interest rate risk management firm headquartered in New York, NY.


  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D.
  • Université de Paris I–Sorbonne, D.E.A.
  • Connecticut College, B.A., French Literature, cum laude
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • French