Superyachts


Our Superyacht practice provides clients with in-depth technical and commercial knowledge of this sector. Superyacht finance specialist lending service designed to assist Owners with new or secondhand yacht purchases, refits or new builds, or simply to provide liquidity for other investment opportunities.

The team benefits from having operated commercial sailing vessels and can offer practical insight in relation to most issues. We act on behalf of the key parties involved in the transaction and routinely advise Managers, Brokers, Designers and Builders in relation to sale and purchase issues, build contracts and financing on large yachts.

Our areas of expertise include:

• Financing & Leasing -

- Minimum loan size is typically €5 million

- Multicurrency options are available

- Loan to value ratios typically range from 60% to 70%

- Terms are flexible and will be structured to meet your specific needs

- Loans are normally made to special purpose yacht owning companies with the beneficial owner's personal guarantee

• VAT efficient Yacht Ownership Structures

• UK and Offshore Company Formation

• Yacht Registration - Flagging (In/Out)

• Yacht & Crew Insurance

• Owners representative.

For more information in this specialised area please contact David de Brito or Kirsty Wingfield at Our People