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    Payson Coleman

    Payson Coleman

    T: +1.561.232.3310 F: +1.561.952.4256
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    T: +1.212.858.1426 F: +1.212.858.1500

    Payson Coleman is a partner in the firm's Estates, Trusts & Tax Planning and Finance practices and is located in the Palm Beach and New York offices. Mr. Coleman is a member of the Florida and New York bars. He represents high net worth individuals, family offices and foundations in a wide variety of estate planning, family office/ trust administration, and tax residency matters, and advises clients on efficiently acquiring and managing family assets, including real estate, aircraft and investments. Mr. Coleman has had a long career representing aircraft financiers, airlines, leasing companies, funds and individuals in commercial and business aircraft acquisition, lease, finance, restructuring, repossession and remarketing activities. He continues to work with the Firm's Transportation Finance team on such matters. Mr. Coleman has served and serves on several for profit and not-for-profit boards and investment committees.

    Honors & Awards
    • Chambers Global, Asset Finance—USA (2007-2014)
    • Chambers USA, Aviation Finance—National (2005-2014), Banking: Equipment Finance & Leasing—New York (2008-2010, 2012-2013)
    • Best Lawyers in America, Equipment Finance (past 20 years)
    • Legal 500 US, Asset Finance and Leasing (2007-2013)
    • Who's Who Legal, Aviation—New York (2010)
    • Best of the Best USA, Aviation, Euromoney/Legal Media Group (2009, 2011)
    • Guide to the World's Leading Aviation Lawyers, Euromoney/Legal Media Group (2012)
    • International Who's Who of Aviation Lawyers (2008-2009)

    State of Florida
    State of New York
    J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1976
    Articles Editor, Hofstra Law Review
    B.A., Williams College, 1972

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