Vedder Price

Gavin Hill

Partner

Gavin Hill is a Partner at Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Global Transportation Finance team, whose performance led Vedder Price to be named Airline Economics Aviation 100 Law Firm of the Year in 2015, 2017 and 2018.

Mr. Hill’s practice extends to the financing, leasing and acquisition/sale of hundreds of aircraft and engines around the world. He is able to advise in the context of all types of secured and unsecured loan and lease financing, capital markets transactions, operating and finance leases, acquisitions and sales, and most other types of arrangements involving commercial aircraft, business aircraft and aircraft engines.

Mr. Hill is recognized as a leading aviation/asset finance practitioner in the legal directories, including Chambers UK: Asset Finance, where he was ranked “Band 1” tier in 2021, as well as Chambers Global: Asset Finance, , “Leading Individual”- UK Legal 500: Transport Finance and Leasing, Legal Business–Legal Experts and Who’s Who Legal: Aviation. Mr. Hill was recognized among the world’s leading aviation attorneys by Euromoney Legal Media Group Aviation Expert Guides from 2000 – 2020 and in 2020 he was recognized in “The Best of the Best USA” Aviation Expert Guide. In 2015, 2017 and 2018, Vedder Price was named Airline Economics Aviation 100 Law Firm of the Year.

Mr. Hill participates in a number of internal and external legal training activities, including events organised by the Irish Law Society (Diploma in Aviation Leasing and Finance) and the European Air Law Association; and he supports the educational and training requirements of clients

Gavin Hill

Partner

Education

  • The College of Law, London, Common Professional Examination, 1995
  • The College of Law, London, Legal Practice Course, 1995
  • University of Oxford, B.A., 1992

Gavin Hill

Partner

Admissions

  • England and Wales, 1997

Affiliations

  • Member, European Air Law Association 
  • Member, International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT)