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Transportation Finance

Cullen and Dykman LLP represents financial institutions in connection with equipment leasing and finance transactions involving aircraft, railcars and over the road tractors and trailers.  As described under Equipment Leasing and Finance, the firm has extensive experience in virtually every type and size transaction involving these and other types of specialty assets. 

Aircraft Finance, Acquisition and Divestiture: With respect to transactions involving aircraft, the firm has extensive experience dealing with (1) the return/maintenance provisions that are critical to financing aircraft, (2) fractional share programs, and (3) the recording requirements of the FAA and the International Registry.  In addition, Firm attorneys have extensive experience representing sellers and purchasers of aircraft. 

Railcar Finance: With respect to transactions involving railcars, the firm has extensive experience dealing with (1) the return/maintenance and interchange provisions that are critical to financing rail assets, and (2) recording with the Surface Transportation Board and under the Canada Transportation Act. 

Motor Vehicle Finance: With respect to transactions involving over the road tractors and trailers, the firm has extensive experience in virtually every type and size transaction, including TRAC and modified TRAC lease transactions.  Firm attorneys are well-versed on titling issues and the industry use of titling trusts.