Jeffrey M. Dressler | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Jeffrey Dressler
 Jeffrey Dressler

Jeffrey M. Dressler

Associate, Tokyo

Overview

Jeff Dressler is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance department and is based in the Firm's Tokyo office. He concentrates on project finance, aircraft finance, equipment leasing, export credit agency supported transactions and other corporate transactions.

Prior to joining the Tokyo office, Jeff was based in the Firm's New York office.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Connecticut School of Law
  • BA, University of Connecticut

Languages

  • English

Experience

Lenders, equity investors, airlines and shipping companies in Japanese operating lease (JOL) and Japanese operating lease with a call option (JOLCO) transactions.

An aircraft operating lessor in connection with the sale of a portfolio of aircraft leased to operators in multiple jurisdictions including Japan, India and Indonesia.*

Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social in connection with an approximately US$1 billion loan facility for a major United States air carrier.*

An administrative agent in the financing of a 25.65 MW (AC) solar photovoltaic facility on Guam.*

An administrative agent in connection with a US$900 million revolving loan facility secured by helicopters operating in jurisdictions throughout the world.*

Both lenders and borrowers in aircraft finance transactions supported by the U.S. Ex-Im Bank.*

Lenders and swap counterparties in a US$410 million acquisition and 20-year term financing facility in favor of a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation and Osaka Gas Co. Ltd. in respect of a portfolio of nine photovoltaic solar energy generation projects with an aggregate direct current (DC) capacity of 450 MW.*

BBAM Aircraft Management LP in a variety of cross-border aircraft operating leases, including matters in the United Arab Emirates, China, the United Kingdom, Russia and Spain.*

* Experience prior to moving to Japan.