Clyde & Co has the market leading claims-handling capability within the aviation sector. We have a substantial track record of advising airlines and their insurers in relation to aviation losses, enforcement, general aviation claims, subrogation, jurisdiction disputes and passenger/cargo claims.
In the past decade we have been involved in over 100 major aircraft accidents, many of them high-profile. With offices in Asia, Europe, North America, South America and Africa our dedicated aviation team comprising 100 lawyers, are able to handle disputes of all sizes and complexity, wherever in the world they arise.
The liability work our team work on is very broad, but can range from acting in connection with a major aviation disaster to smaller accidents taking place on board the aircraft or during embarkation.
We advise many of the world's airlines whether flag carriers, start-ups, low cost operations or regional airlines. Other clients in this area range from general aviation operators to ground handlers and airports.
With our global presence, we have extensive experience representing and defending our clients throughout the world, both at trial and in other areas of dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation.
With ‘enviable depth at partner level’ we are proud to note that more than twenty of our partners are listed as leaders in the aviation market. Our team of highly-trained lawyers has considerable industry know-how and strong links with the sector around the globe, which means we are always abreast of new developments.