Tim has extensive experience of advising clients on corporate and commercial matters, and exceptional knowledge, experience and understanding of the aviation industry including commercial, operational and regulatory issues.
Tim is a senior associate based in Stockholm, Sweden. He has been a member of firm's Aviation Sector Group since he joined the firm in 2011, and is currently joint head of the firm's international Aviation Commercial and Regulatory Group. Tim is also a member of the steering committee of the firm's Aviation Sector Group.
Tim has exceptional knowledge and understanding of the airline industry and has extensive experience of advising airline clients on primarily commercial, operational and regulatory matters. Besides his regulatory expertise, Tim's work focuses to a large extent on various commercial arrangements and contracts including, for example, air-craft and engine acquisitions, financing and leasing (including operational leases), maintenance arrangements (including FMP arrangements), capacity purchase agreements and other forms of wet lease arrangements, slot transfer agreements, code sharing and ground handling agreements.
Moreover, Tim has significant experience of mergers and acquisitions, divestments and restructuring projects.
Being a former legal advisor at the Swedish Transport Agency (the Swedish aviation regulator), Tim also has hands on experience of regulatory matters and aviation policy related work.
Prior to joining Bird & Bird, Tim worked as an associate at another international law firm for two years.