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Timothy J Lynes is chair of Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP’s
aviation practice. He has represented manufacturers, lessors,
airlines and their insurers for more than 25 years. Mr Lynes’s
practice involves aircraft sale agreements, cross-border and tax
leases, loans, chattel mortgages, residual value and credit
support agreements and aviation insurance policies. He also
advises clients on Department of Transportation and Federal
Aviation Administration regulatory issues. He has participated
in multidistrict litigation arising from aircraft crash disasters
and serves as lead trial counsel in commercial disputes
involving aircraft transactions.
Mr Lynes has been recognised in the most recent editions
of
Chambers USA
, the
Legal Media Group’s Guide to the
World’s Leading Aviation Lawyers
and
Best of the Best USA
,
the
International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers
and the
International Who’s Who of Aviation Lawyers
. Mr Lynes was
also an adjunct professor at the University of Maryland School
of Law, where he taught a course on sales and sales financing.
Mr Lynes frequently writes and speaks on aviation industry
topics.
Air Finance Journal
recently published his article on
the continuing battle over federal pre-emption of aircraft lessor
liability, and he has spoken about liberalising airline ownership
at the Annual New York Airfinance Conference.
Mr Lynes received his BA from Fairfield University in 1981
and his JD from Gonzaga University School of Law in 1984,
where he was associate editor of the
Gonzaga Law Review
.
He was the law secretary to the Honourable Richard Newman,
Superior Court of the State of New Jersey, Essex County.
He is admitted to practise in New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland,
New York and the District of Columbia.
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Lynes, Timothy J
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP – Partner
timothy.lynes@kattenlaw.com | www.kattenlaw.com
Winner – Aviation, United States
What clients said
“Mr Lynes has the ability to offer solutions during
negotiations that enable transactions to close.”
“He is extremely diligent with respect to timelines
– understanding that negotiations are dynamic and
that timelines sometimes compress.”
“Timothy has extensive knowledge of the aviation
sector.”
“Mr Lynes provides first-class legal advice and
takes into reference the commercial relationship.
He is therefore able to support our decisions from
a practical point of view.”