James Collins


Recognised as a rising star in the aviation finance industry, James delivers commercially astute legal advice across a broad spectrum of asset-backed transactions, he is interested in delivering ESG-related solutions for the aviation industry and produces thought leadership and training on this topic.

James advises financiers, equity investors, arrangers, operators and lessors on a wide variety of deals. His extensive experience includes advising on financing, operating and tax-leasing structures, asset sales, export credit transactions and equity investments. James has worked with clients on many award-winning and high profile transactions.

James is commercially focussed and solution driven. He particularly values working collaboratively in partnership with clients to deliver best value.

He provides excellent coverage [with] in-depth knowledge

Chambers UK 2020