Senior Associate, Auckland

Rishalat Khan

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Rishalat specialises in corporate, commercial and aviation law. Of recent times Rishalat has advised various participants in the financial services sector on matters including mergers and acquisitions (M&A)and regulatory compliance. She has particular expertise in aircraft financing and leasing.

Work highlights

Advising GE Capital

on the sale of its consumer finance business in New Zealand including GE Money, GEM Visa and OneCard with assets in excess of NZ$1b

Advising GE Capital

on the sale of Custom Fleet NZ and its fleet and equipment financing business as part of its global US$6.9b sale

Advising SkyCare International

on the sale of its airport ground handling business to Australian private equity firm Next Capital and advising the management shareholders on the subsequent sale to Archer Capital

Advising ANZ Bank

on the financing of Air New Zealand's first two Boeing 787-9 (Dreamliner) aircraft

Advising Virgin Australia

on its US$800m enhanced equipment note issue and placement in the US private debt market


Alternate contacts

Frank Porter

Frank Porter

Partner, Auckland

Frank specialises in aviation, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), banking, project finance and procurement. Frank advises local and...

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