Natalia Deschamps has more than 11 years of experience advising clients in aviation finance transactions involving Mexican airlines, operators and governmental entities, as well as other providers of air transportation services. She has participated in multiple transactions related to the acquisitions, leasing and financings of private and commercial aircraft, helicopters and engines, representing lenders, lessors and owners, in the structure and implementation of guarantee schemes and regulatory work before Mexican authorities. She has also participated in restructurings, insolvency and default situations of Mexican airlines.
As to her banking and finance practice, she has advised domestic and international financial institutions, in domestic and cross-border financial transactions, with emphasis in project finance.
Represented Banco Santander México, in a structured pre delivery payment financing in respect of several Airbus A320 aircraft, granted to VivaAerobus and Volaris.
Represented Banco Santander México in a loan of up to MXN$730 million to Autopistas de Tapachula.
Represented Banco Santander México as lender, in a loan to Red de Carreteras de Occidente, for capital expenditure and expansion works, secured by the revenues from its toll roads.
Represented Credit Suisse AG, Cayman Islands Branch and Citigroup Global Markets, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, as Lenders, in connection with a financing to Vista Oil & Gas.
Represented Bank of Communications Financial Leasing in connection with the leasing of 8 Airbus A320 to Volaris.
Represented Genesis Aircraft Services Limited in respect of the purchase of an aircraft portfolio including aircraft leased to Mexican airlines.
Represented Banco Santander in a structured commercial aircraft financing in respect of 2 Boeing 787-9 aircraft, 1 Boeing 737-8 aircraft and 3 Boeing 737-9 aircraft granted to Aeromexico via a pre-delivery payment structure.
Represented SMBC Aviation Capital in respect of the sale of an aircraft portfolio including aircraft leased to Mexican airlines.
Represented Textron Financial Corporation in connection with the financing of 15 helicopters BELL 412 EP and Bell 429 to a Mexican operator.
Represented Credit Suisse AG, in connection with the financing of 10 corporate jets to different Mexican operators.