Walkers Advises Bohai Leasing in its €6.5bn Acquisition of Avolon Holdings

Walkers has advised Bohai Leasing in its €6.5bn acquisition of Avolon Holdings. Walkers Cayman was led by partner Tim Buckley and Walkers Ireland was led by partner Jonathan Sheehan, who advised on aspects of Cayman Islands law and Irish law respectively. The Bohai Leasing transaction represents the second largest deal in Ireland's M&A sector for 2015 and represents one of the largest Chinese acquisitions in the aircraft leasing market in a decade.

Tim BuckleyManaging PartnerT +1 345 814 4646 tim.buckley@walkersglobal.com

Jonathan SheehanPartnerT +353 1 470 6639jonathan.sheehan@walkersglobal.com