Registered Foreign Lawyer
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Aikaterini Somi is the Head of Aerospace (England & Wales) at Oldham, Li & Nie.
Catherine has 10+ years of experience in the commercial and general aviation industry as key legal advisor and senior executive team member focusing on a wide range of multi-jurisdictional aviation matters relating to Asia, EMEA, Russia and the U.S.. These have included new and old aircraft and engine purchasing, aircraft leasing, MRO and OEM transactions and liability, airport and airline acquisitions, aircraft repossessions, business jet commercial transactions and general aviation contractual and regulatory matters.
Prior to joining OLN, Catherine practiced as a Litigation Lawyer for a ‘Silver Circle’ multinational law firm in London, before serving as Corporate Counsel for EMEA & Russia at Aercap, Group Legal Counsel for CALC (HKSE.1848) and Aerospace Consultant for an international law firm.
In addition to, and complementary to her legal practice, Catherine assists and mentors entrepreneurs considering that the commercial and creative approach is indispensable in any business endeavour.