Timothy S. Murray

Senior Counsel
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Tim Murray is a solicitor who represents airlines, leasing companies, airports, business and general aviation operators and other businesses involved in the aviation and travel industries.

Mr. Murray has extensive experience in aviation and travel-related dispute resolution matters – often with multijurisdictional elements – in the English courts and in arbitrations, including leasing, aircraft finance, insurance (with a particular focus on advising the insured party), aircraft repossessions, aircraft engineering, and technical issues, accidents and general contractual disputes.

He also advises on a wide range of regulatory issues, including matters before the European Commission, the UK Civil Aviation Authority and the UK Department for Transport.


  • University of Bristol, LL.M.
  • University of Bristol, LL.B.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • England and Wales
  • The Law Society of England and Wales
  • European Air Law Association
Honors & Awards
  • The Legal 500 United Kingdom, Aviation, 2013-2020
  • Chambers UK guide, Aviation: Dispute Resolution, 2007-2020; Aviation: Regulatory, 2007-2018 
  • The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom guide, Aviation: Dispute Resolution and Regulatory, 2016-2019; Aviation Law: Regulatory, 2020
  • Guide to the World’s Leading Aviation Lawyers, Legal Media Group's Expert Guides, 2018, 2019  
  • Who's Who Legal: Transport, Aviation Contentious, Aviation Regulatory, 2017-2020  
  • Holland & Knight Public and Charitable Service All-Star Award, 2017


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