Aircraft redelivery - what can possibly go wrong?

29 Sep 2020


Aircraft redelivery has become an increasingly fertile breeding ground for disputes between lessors and lessees. The sums involved can be significant. Aircraft engines, airframe and component parts are complex marvels of engineering that require careful routine maintenance. Engine borescope examinations do not come cheap. Keeping technical records up to date can be onerous. Lessors and lessees should carefully consider issues around aircraft redelivery when negotiating a lease to avoid turbulence.


COVID-19 and PPE fraud – a Hong Kong perspective

10 Sep 2020

It will come as little surprise that since the start of 2020 there has been unprecedented demand across the globe for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – in particular for disposable face masks, gloves and surgical gowns. At the outset of the pandemic, these items were needed to supply and protect front-line health workers. Of late there has been wider demand from the public at large as the pandemic spreads. Unfortunately, opportunists see these events as a chance to cash in and profit from people’s anxieties. 


Benchmark Litigation rates FitzGerald Lawyers

29 May 2020

Benchmark Litigation ranks FitzGerald Lawyers as a notable Hong Kong domestic firm (commercial and transactions) for 2020.


Chambers Asia Pacific and Chambers Global recognize Darren FitzGerald

06 Dec 2019

FitzGerald Lawyer's managing partner Darren FitzGerald has been recognized by Chambers Asia Pacific and Chambers Global in China, dispute resolution: litigation (international firms) for 2020.


FitzGerald Lawyers ranked in asialaw Profiles 2020

21 Sep 2019

asialaw Profiles has ranked FitzGerald Lawyers as a notable firm in Hong Kong for dispute resolution in 2020.


FitzGerald Lawyers notable firm in Benchmark Litigation 2019

09 May 2019

For a second straight year Benchmark Litigation has recognized FitzGerald Lawyers as a notable domestic Hong Kong firm (commercial and transactions).


FitzGerald Lawyers shortlisted in Excellence in Technology and Innovation category of UK Law Society Excellence Awards

03 Aug 2018

FitzGerald Lawyers is happy to announce that we have been named a finalist in the upcoming 12th Annual UK Law Society Excellence Awards in the Excellence in Technology and Innovation category. The award ceremony will be held in London on 17 October 2018 at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane in London and will commemorate and celebrate excellence and achievements throughout the legal profession.