Elaine Porter | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Elaine Porter
Elaine Porter

Elaine Porter

Associate, Paris

T +33 1 55 04 15 15

E eporter@whitecase.com

Overview

Elaine Porter is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure Project and Asset Finance group in the Paris office, concentrating in asset finance. Elaine joined the Firm in January 2007 and qualified as an associate in August 2012, having spent a year and a half in the London office.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, BPP Law School
  • BA (Hons), University of Cambridge

Languages

  • English
  • French

Experience

Representation of Société Générale in the refinancing of a fleet of 17 helicopters for Norwegian company Blueway A.S. The refinancing was implemented in conjunction with the acquisition of Blueway by Belgian group NHV.

Representation of Société Générale in the unwind and exercise of purchase options for two A340 aircraft on lease to Cathay Pacific.

Representation of AerCap following its acquisition of ILFC in relation to aircraft title transfers, lease novations and related filings with respect to portfolio of fifty (50) aircraft.

Representation of for Société Générale in connection with the ECA-supported financing of an Airbus A330-303 aircraft for Turkish Airlines.

Representation of ECGD, Euler Hermes, BTMU, JPM, SCB, KfW and SMBC (in their various capacities) on various ECA supported financing arrangements of a number of aircraft for Air Arabia PJSC.