Kevin Mahony

Matheson LLP - Ireland

Senior Associate


+353 1 232 3725

Rising star

Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Asset finance

Kevin is a senior associate in the Asset Finance Group in the Finance and Capital Markets at Matheson and has advised many of the world’s leading financial institutions, aircraft lessors, aircraft owners and airlines located both in Ireland and throughout the world.  Kevin has experience in advising on ABS (asset-backed securities) transactions and in relation to the acquisition, leasing, financing and trading of asset classes including aircraft and engines.  Kevin is also experienced in the application of the Cape Town Convention and Aircraft Protocol and regularly advises on International Registry filings.

  • an Irish aircraft lessor on its US$4 billion aircraft portfolio sale;
  • on a US$380 million aircraft asset backed securitisation transaction involving the acquisition of a portfolio of 18 aircraft;
  • an Irish aircraft lessor on the acquisition of a large portfolio of Airbus and Boeing aircraft with leases attached;
  • on the establishment of numerous orphan and special purpose vehicle structures to finance the acquisition aircraft assets; and
  • regularly acts as Cape Town Convention counsel.

  • Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland - 2015
  • University College Dublin, BCL - 2010