Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has enhanced its aviation finance practice with the appointment of new partner in its Singapore office.

Samuel Kolehmainen joins WFW from the Singapore office of Clifford Chance, where he was a senior associate. Prior to that, he was in-house counsel with an aircraft operating lessor in Ireland. 

Kolehmainen regularly advises lessors, lenders and borrowers on aircraft finance transactons.