Senior Vice President
Czar Vigil serves as our Vice President and Corporate Counsel. Mr. Vigil brings more than 12 years of legal, finance and aviation industry experience to us, two of which were with ILFC. Mr. Vigil began his career as an associate with the law firm of O’Sullivan Graev & Karabell in New York City where he practiced corporate finance, private equity and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining ILFC, Mr. Vigil was a senior associate with the law firm of Buchalter Nemer in Los Angeles where he practiced structured finance and asset based lending. While at ILFC, Mr. Vigil was the primary lawyer responsible for negotiating, structuring and closing over $7.7 billion of secured financings, involving over 594 aircraft registered in multiple jurisdictions, including the amendment, extension and collateralization of ILFC’s $2.5 billion bank credit facilities and the closing and subsequent administration of a $3.9 billion loan from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Mr. Vigil received a Bachelor of Arts degree (cum laude) from UCLA and a Juris Doctor degree from the Georgetown University Law Center.