Bellevue, Wash. – Aero Law Group PLLC, an aviation transactions law firm focusing on representing commercial airlines, corporations and individuals in the purchase and sale of aircraft, as well as aircraft ownership and operational structuring, tax planning and SEC disclosure issues, announces the appointment of Paul Lambert as the newest attorney to join the team. Lambert will be responsible for representing clients in sales, leasing, financing and the exchange of business and commercial aircraft as well as a variety of other aircraft support transactions.
“We are excited to welcome Paul to our team at Aero Law Group,” said Kevin Austin, founding attorney of Aero Law Group PLLC. “With his terrific commercial airline experience and deep love of the law and aviation, we are confident he will be a great addition to the Firm and represent all of our clients successfully.”
Lambert brings more than twenty three years of experience as an attorney and 10 years of aviation law experience to Aero Law Group PLLC. Most recently Lambert held the position of Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at US Airways. He has extensive experience in a broad range of aviation industry transactions, including aircraft operating lease transactions, secured loans, aircraft purchase and sale transactions, engine leasing and financing transactions, spare parts leasing and financing transactions, aircraft and engine maintenance agreements, aircraft hangar and operations space leases, aircraft lease returns, airport fuel consortium and bulk fuel transactions and operating lease and debt workouts and restructurings.
In addition to his legal experience, Lambert was previously President of Arizona Fueling Facilities Corporation based in Phoenix, Arizona.
Lambert earned his J.D. degree from Columbia University School of Law, and his B.A. degree, cum laude, in Economics from the Brigham Young University. He is a member of the Washington State Bar and the Arizona State Bar.
Lambert grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. In his free time he enjoys hiking and traveling with his family. He currently serves as a member of the Executive Committee and Vice Chairman and of the Community Advisory Board of non-profit KAET Channel 8 Public Television in Phoenix, Arizona.
About Aero Law Group PLLC
Aero Law Group’s aviation practice includes the representation of both emerging and established commercial airlines, emerging-growth companies focusing on aviation, some of the nation’s largest investment banks and bankers in their aircraft and airline investments and individuals and companies in domestic and international transactions involving sales, lease, exchange and financing of commercial and business aircraft.