Richard Parsons


Richard is a partner in our aviation finance team and focuses on financing and leasing transactions in the aviation sector. He regularly advises leading banks and lessors on complex loan financing transactions, leasing transactions, aircraft acquisitions and disposals and subordinated debt transactions.

He has strong and long-standing relationships with his key clients, who all value his understanding of their business needs and his responsive and commercially astute advice. Clients comment that "he is very diligent and knowledgeable. Richard is able to explain the risks and consequences to particular questions in a way that we can understand."

Richard has developed particular expertise on operating lessor financings, acting for both lenders and borrowers. He has advised a leading international operating lessor on the acquisition, financing, leasing and disposal of approximately 120 aircraft over the past 11 years.

Richard Parsons is very impressive and provides clear and precise advice and analysis of complex transactions.

The Legal 500 UK 2022