Walkers acted as Cayman Islands and Ireland counsel to Airborne Capital in its US$637 million Tailwind 2019-1 and Tailwind 2019-1 USA asset-backed securitisations (“ABS”s). This is Dublin-based Airborne’s inaugural securitisation.
Walkers was instructed by Airborne and Clifford Chance. The Ireland team was led by partner David McGovern (Picture) with assistance from of counsel Killian McSharry, senior associate Michael Caulfield and associate Arianna Marano. The Cayman team was led by senior counsel Richard Williams with assistance from associates Liam Woodward and Arleth Ebanks.
Walkers Professional Services, in both Cayman and Ireland and led by Fiona de Lacy and Elaine Anderson, provided fiduciary and cash management services throughout the warehouse phase of the transaction and will continue to provide fiduciary services throughout the life of the securitisation.
Involved fees earner: Michael Caulfield – Walkers Global; Arleth Ebanks – Walkers Global; Arianna Marano – Walkers Global; David McGovern – Walkers Global; Killian McSharry – Walkers Global; Richard Williams – Walkers Global; Liam Woodward – Walkers Global;
Law Firms: Walkers Global;
Clients: Airborne Capital ltd;