Shelley Austin is a member of the Finance Section of the Corporate Department of Baker Botts and has experience in a wide range of financing transactions. A major concentration of Ms. Austin's is aircraft financings, leasing, acquisitions and sales. Clients include publicly-traded helicopter transportation services companies with worldwide operations and other energy and non-energy clients. She is experienced in FAA regulation and in structuring ownership and operations under the regulations.
Ms. Austin also represents grocery stores, energy and oil field services clients, and other clients in debt private placements, asset-based securitizations, debt restructures, and other unsecured and secured finance transactions, involving real estate and personalty collateral.