Charlie is an English qualified Legal Director who specialises in handling contentious and complex aviation claims.
Charlie advises airlines, helicopter operators, airports and handling agents in all aspects of aviation liability and insurance. He is well versed in the handling of a full spectrum of claims from major loss to attritional claims including subrogation, debt recovery and claims which have sanctions and coverage issues.
He also has a varied experience in drafting and advising various air carriers on their conditions of carriage, handling matters involving EU consumer rights legislation, such as EC Regulation 261/2004, in the field of aviation law, advising on commercial aviation agreements, such as sales, codeshare, charter, catering, aircraft lounge and ground handling agreements, and representing and assisting air carriers with aspects of criminal law such as cabin crew intoxication and firearms mishandling.
Charlie trained with Clyde & Co and possesses over 12 years' experience in the aviation industry with multi-jurisdictional experience and a particular focus on the UK, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and Africa.
He regularly presents on subjects relating to aviation and insurance to brokers, insurers and airline clients. He hosted a webinar, ‘All Things Cargo’, in 2021 addressing amongst other things the difficulty in the role out of the Covid-19 vaccine – click here to watch the webinar recording. Charlie was in invited to and spoke on a panel at the IATA Cargo Conference in October 2022 and contributes articles to the Clyde & Co Newsletter.
Aviation Support Services
Commercial Dispute Resolution