Julie McLean is a director in the Bermuda office of Conyers and is global head of the aviation finance team. Her practice covers asset finance with particular focus on aircraft finance and registrations, as well as investment funds with particular focus on partnerships and private equity. Julie advises investment banks, airlines, leasing companies and investment managers. Julie regularly contributes to industry publications and is the author of the Bermuda chapter of Aircraft Finance (Sweet & Maxwell) and the co-author, Bermuda chapter of Aircraft Liens and Detention Rights (Sweet & Maxwell). Julie works closely with the Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority and was a leading participant in the industry group considering the Cape Town Convention’s extension to Bermuda by the United Kingdom, which took effect on 1 January 2018.

She is recognised as a leader in her industry by The Legal 500 Caribbean (corporate and commercial), Who’s Who Legal (aviation/transport), IFLR1000 and the Expert Guides: Women in Business Law (aviation).