Walter H. Lion

Walter H. Lion

PartnerNew York, NY

T: (212) 448-6253

F: (212) 448-6267

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Biography

Mr. Lion has spent over 25 years counseling clients in transactions and disputes involving corporate, financial, maritime and regulatory matters.

He advises international and domestic corporations on the application of United States laws and government regulations to their operations in the United States. He has extensive experience assisting clients in negotiation of international contracts, including financings, leases, joint ventures, sales and acquisitions.

Mr. Lion advises clients about trade and transportation regulation and related commercial matters.  He advises clients regarding government relations and regulatory compliance in the United States.

Recently, Mr. Lion has represented a shipowning group in a series of financings to provide funding of over one billion dollars for acquisition of more than twenty ships under construction in shipyards in Europe and Asia.

Mr. Lion has received the highest rating of "AV" from Martindale-Hubbell.