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 Bank of Communications Financial Leasing in connection with the negotiation, drafting and execution of the lease and other documentation in respect of two (2) Airbus A320 to Volaris.
Represented Credit Suisse AG in connection with the financing of one Gulfstream G650 aircraft to a Mexican operator.
Represented Santander, 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 Textron Aviation and Textron in connection with the leases of 4 corporate jets (Textron Aviation T206H, Bell 505, Bell 407, Textron Aviation 525) to different Mexican operators.
Represented Falko Regional Aircraft Limited and Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A. in connection with the negotiation, drafting and implementation of the necessary agreements and additional documentation in respect of the transfer of an aircraft portfolio including three (3) Embraer ERJ 190-100 LR aircraft leased to Aeromexico Connect.
Represented a Mexican operator in connection with the sale of one Gulfstream G550 aircraft to US entity.
Represented a Mexican operator in connection with the purchase and lease of one Gulfstream G350 aircraft.
Represented Banco Santander in a structured pre delivery payment financing in respect of several Airbus A320 aircraft, granted to Volaris.
Represented Banco Santander in a structured predelivery payment financing in respect of several Airbus A320 aircraft, granted to VivaAerobus.
Represented Genesis Aircraft Services in respect of the purchase of an aircraft portfolio including aircraft leased to VivaAerobus and Aeroméxico.
Represented SMBC Aviation Capital in respect of the sale of an aircraft portfolio including aircraft currently leased to Mexican airlines.
Represented SMBC Aviation Capital in connection with the negotiation, drafting and execution of the lease and other documentation in respect two Boeing 737 MAX8 currently leased to Aeroméxico.