3 October 2011
Mayer Brown JSM is pleased to announce that Stuart Miller has joined its Hong Kong office as a Registered Foreign Consultant (England & Wales) in the aviation finance practice.
Stuart joins Mayer Brown JSM from the London office of Simmons & Simmons where he was a managing associate in the asset finance group focusing on aviation structured finance. He also previously worked as a solicitor for Hesketh Henry in Auckland.
Stuart has significant experience in cross border commercial aircraft finance and leasing transactions. He has acted for various financial institutions, including banks and export credit agencies, as well as lessors and airlines on a wide range of financing products and structures, including portfolio and export credit transactions. He also has a background in general transactional banking and finance transactions.
"I'm delighted to welcome Stuart to the firm and look forward to working with him," said Richard Stock, a partner in Mayer Brown JSM's aviation finance team in Hong Kong. "His experience and track record speaks for itself and he will be a valuable asset to our team."
"This was an exciting opportunity that I couldn't turn down and I'm looking forward to helping the firm to further enhance its reputation in the aviation finance industry," Stuart added.
Stuart is admitted in New Zealand, England & Wales and graduated from the University of Auckland.