Todd K. Wolynski

Partner, New York



Todd Wolynski is a leading asset finance partner with significant experience in advising the aviation industry. His broad experience in asset financing transactions includes aircraft and helicopter finance, equipment leasing and other cross-border corporate and finance transactions. He also has extensive experience in M&A, restructurings and bankruptcies in the aviation sector.

Todd's aircraft finance experience includes export credit agency-supported transactions, warehouse and other pooled asset-backed facilities, private placements and other securities offerings, portfolio acquisitions and finance transactions, vendor finance matters, PDP financings, and restructuring and bankruptcy matters. 

His extensive track record includes working with lessors, borrowers, lenders, export-credit agencies, OEMs, MROs and private equity throughout his career.

Todd served as a White & Case associate from 2006 to 2013. Prior to rejoining the Firm, Todd was the General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of Waypoint Leasing, a global helicopter leasing company. At Waypoint Leasing, he was directly responsible for developing and running the company's legal, compliance, insurance and contract management functions. Todd later oversaw Waypoint Leasing's global restructuring and competitive M&A process that resulted in the successful sale of Waypoint Leasing to a strategic buyer. He then served as Chief Administrative Officer at Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Georgetown University Law Center
American University


Speaking Engagements

"From the Trenches: Realities from Distressed Aircraft/Helicopter Acquisitions & Restructurings", December 5, 2019, 2019 Aviation & Space Finance Conference (legal panel member) 

"Business Engagement with Indigenous Peoples", June 21, 2012, United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20