For 35 years, Mr. Givray has devoted his legal work to aviation: the acquisition, divestiture, and merger of aviation businesses; the formation and deployment of aviation joint ventures; the leasing and financing of helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft; the development, certification, manufacture, sale, maintenance, repair, and overhaul of aviation products; aviation bankruptcy strategies (offensive and defensive); and aviation litigation – all inside and outside the U.S. As Mr. Givray likes to say, "If it flies and it's not a bird, we can do the legal work."
Mr. Givray also serves as General Counsel of The NORDAM Group, Inc., headquartered in Tulsa, OK (2,500 stakeholders; facilities in the U.S., Mexico, Wales, and England; and locations in France, Dubai, and Singapore).
J.D., cum laude, Cornell Law School, 1978
M.B.A., Cornell University, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, 1978
B.S., Cornell University, School of Operations Research, 1974
Judge Stephanie Seymour, U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals
Sr. Judge Edmund Port, U.S. District Court for Northern NY
Chair, Financial Institutions and Commercial Law Section
Chair, Legislative Comm., UCC Art. 5 Letters of Credit
Co-Chair, Legislative Comm., UCC Art. 9 Secured Transactions
Best Lawyers in America©, Aviation
Finance & Leasing Comm., Helicopter Ass’n International
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Led winning effort for bankruptcy trustee in Langenkamp v. Culp, 498 U.S. 42 (1990 per curiam) (reversing Tenth Circuit's grant of jury trial to preference defendants who had asserted claims against bankruptcy estate of financial institution).
Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP partner Al Givray is speaking at the HAI HELI-EXPO 2017. The event, being held at...Read More