Representing an oil major in respect of the U.S.$1bn sale and leaseback of an oil storage platform.
As an associate in the London asset finance group, Stephanie Saunders, has a strong background in commercial ship finance transactions including chartering arrangements. This includes chartering arrangements, delivery of new build and second hand vessels as well as the offshore oil production market. This is supplemented with significant experience in super yacht sale, purchase and delivery matters.Stephanie also has a wide range of experience acting for financiers and borrowers, lessees and lessors in aircraft finance and leasing matters in relation to commercial aircraft, corporate jets and helicopters. She has recent experience in acting for both banks and borrowers in relation to complex multi-jurisdictional aircraft portfolio financing.
Stephanie has been interested in and focused on asset based transactions since her time as a trainee. Through this she has amassed a wealth of experience as a result of focusing on the commercial ship, super yacht and aviation sectors and has built strong relationships with clients along the way.
Representing a borrower in respect of a U.S.$400m aircraft warehouse facility.
Representing an Italian shipping group in relation to the financing of a number of tankers under construction.
Acting for a major helicopter operator in respect of the sale and leaseback and financing arrangements for a number of its helicopters.
Working with a large transport finance bank in connection with the transfer of c.U.S.$4bn of ship and container box loans to an affiliate.