Overview

Chris Orozco-Wallraff is a senior counsel in Holland & Knight's Asset Finance Group in the firm's Los Angeles office. Mr. Orozco-Wallraff has considerable experience in domestic and international transactions involving the leasing, trading, financing and consignment of aircraft and aircraft engines.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Orozco-Wallraff served as in-house counsel for a major lessor of commercial jet aircraft.

Representative Experience

  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to an Emirati airline for operation by a Saudi Arabian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Brazilian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Mexican airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to an Irish lessee and sublease to an Irish airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Rolls-Royce RB211-535E4 engines to a Kazakhstani airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Brazilian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Tunisian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used CFM56-3C1 engine to a Belgian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 737-400F aircraft to a Brazilian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of three used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Belgian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Swedish airline
  • Representation of U.S. junior lender in its restructuring of a loan to a Brazilian airline for one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft on transfer of the aircraft to its Chilean parent airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to a Danish airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor on the servicing agreement with a German engine lessor for one used General Electric GE90-115B-SP engine
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400SF aircraft to an Irish airline and sublease to an Indian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in the unwind of a financing on the sale to a Japanese aircraft lessor of the beneficial interest in the charitable trust owning one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft leased to a U.S. airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft to a Lithuanian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft to a Canadian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 767-300ER aircraft to a Mexican airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two new Boeing 787-8 aircraft to a Mexican airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of three new Boeing 737-800 aircraft to an Indonesian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of three used Airbus A320-200 aircraft to an Indonesian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-300 aircraft and one used Boeing 737-400 aircraft to an Indonesian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 757-200 aircraft to a Russian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-700 aircraft to a Mongolian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of one used Boeing 737-500 aircraft to a Canadian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of four new Boeing 737-800 aircraft to an Indonesian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of five used Airbus A319-100 aircraft to an Ecuadorian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 737-400 aircraft to an Indonesian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 737-800 aircraft to an Indian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 757-200 aircraft to a Russian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Airbus A319-100 aircraft to an Italian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-400 aircraft to a Georgian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-500 aircraft to a Bolivian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft to a Romanian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of two used Boeing 767-300ER aircraft to a French airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-500 aircraft to an Ecuadorian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-500 aircraft to a Georgian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 737-300 aircraft to an Ecuadorian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Airbus A321-200 aircraft to a Russian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-83 airframe to a South African airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft to a Congolese airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of two used Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C engines to a South African airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of one used Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C engine to a Curaçaoan airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its finance lease of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-82 airframe to a South African airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its lease of one used Boeing 757-200 aircraft to a Spanish airline

  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of the beneficial interest in the trust owning one used Boeing 757-200 aircraft from a U.S. financial institution, purchase of the lessor's interest in the lease of such aircraft from a U.S. aircraft lessor, and novation of the lease to a Kazakhstani airline
  • Representation of a U.S. engine manufacturer in its sale of one used IAE V2500 engine to a U.S. aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-700 airframe to a Dutch company
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of two used CFM56-7B24 engines to another U.S. aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft from another U.S. aircraft lessor and assignment of the lease to an Austrian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft from another U.S. aircraft lessor and assignment of the lease to a Maldivian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of the membership interest in a California limited liability company owning one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft from another U.S. aircraft lessor and amendment of the lease to a Sri Lankan airline
  • Representation of an Irish aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Airbus A320-200 airframe to a Dutch company
  • Representation of an Irish aircraft lessor in its sale of two used IAE V2527-A5 engines to a U.S. airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of two new Boeing 737-800 aircraft from a Turkish airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-700 aircraft to an Iraqi airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of one used Boeing 737-400 aircraft and the beneficial interest in the trust owning the aircraft from an Irish aircraft lessor and novation of the lease to a Thai airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its purchase of one used CFM56-3C1 engine from a Norwegian maintenance facility
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-700 aircraft to another U.S. aircraft lessor and amendment of the lease to a U.S. airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Airbus A319-100 aircraft to an Irish aircraft lessor and novation of the lease to a South African airline
  • Representation of an Irish aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft to another Irish aircraft lessor and assignment of the lease to a Mexican airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Airbus A320-200 aircraft to another U.S. aircraft lessor
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of the beneficial interest in a charitable trust owning one used Boeing 737-800 aircraft leased to a U.S. airline to a Japanese aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Airbus A319-100 aircraft to an Irish aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Airbus A319-100 aircraft to an Icelandic aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 757-200 aircraft to a German airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-400 aircraft to a Bulgarian airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Boeing 737-400 aircraft to a Swiss airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-11F aircraft to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C engine to an Irish aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-82 aircraft to a Kenyan airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of two used Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C engines to an Irish aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-82 aircraft to a Kenyan airline
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used Pratt & Whitney JT8D-217C engine to an Australian aircraft lessor
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its sale of one used McDonnell Douglas MD-82 aircraft to a Curaçaoan airline

  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment of spare parts to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of three Airbus A340-300, one Airbus A330-200, one Airbus A320-200, three Boeing 767-300ER, one Boeing 767-200ER, one Boeing 757-200, one Boeing 737-400, and one McDonnell Douglas MD-11 aircraft to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one Pratt & Whitney PW4062 engine to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one Airbus A320-200, six Boeing 737-600, two Boeing 737-500, one Boeing 737-400, and one Boeing 737-300 aircraft to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one Boeing 777-200 airframe and one Boeing 757-200 airframe to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one IAE V2533-A5, four CFM56-3C1, and two Pratt & Whitney PW4156A engines and one Honeywell GTCP331(H) auxiliary power unit to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one Boeing 767-200EM, one Boeing 767-200ER, one Boeing 737-300, and one Boeing 737-500 aircraft to a U.S. part-out house
  • Representation of a U.S. aircraft lessor in its consignment for part-out of one McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft to a Dutch part-out house

  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on continuous airworthiness management agreement for three Boeing 737-400SF aircraft with a Swiss continuing airworthiness management organization
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on a maintenance services agreement for end-of-life maintenance services with a U.S. maintenance facility
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on an engineering and maintenance general terms agreement for conversion of Boeing 737 aircraft from passenger to freighter with a Canadian conversion facility
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on a general terms agreement for conversion of Boeing 737 aircraft from passenger to freighter with a U.S. conversion facility
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on a maintenance service agreement for CFM56-3 engine maintenance with a Norwegian maintenance facility
  • Representation of U.S. aircraft lessor on a general terms agreement for Rolls-Royce engine overhaul services with a Hong Kong maintenance facility

Credentials

Education
  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, J.D.
  • University of Southern California, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • California
  • District of Columbia
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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