AVIATION & BUSINESS LAW

The Aerlex Law Group is a law firm based in Los Angeles, California, that advises business and corporate clients in the fields of corporate, tax, commercial, real estate, intellectual property and employment law. Aerlex also offers advice, advocacy and specialized expertise to clients in all areas of business aviation.

Aerlex was founded in 2005, and includes several attorneys with experience in corporate and transactional affairs who have achieved international renown for their work on behalf of aviation industry clients over the past three decades. Stephen R. Hofer, the founder and president of Aerlex, and his colleagues Amanda Applegate, Brian Monkarsh, Doug Stuart, Vicky Boladian, Craig Weller, Sarah Northcraft Spann and Donald Johnson, along with Certification & Compliance Expert Robert A. “Bob” Frost, Transaction & Closing Specialist Rad Diklich and Paralegal Susan Orozco-Neu, have a combined total of well over 200 years of legal experience.

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AERLEX SUPPORTS SUSTAINABLE AVIATION FUELS; ATTEND SAF INDUSTRY WEBINAR SEPTEMBER 14-15

“Flygskam” – do you know what it is? What it means? “Flygskam” is a word invented by a Swedish musician a few years ago and since embraced by some...

Becoming a Prepared Buyer: Aircraft Acquisition

Becoming a Prepared Buyer: Aircraft Acquisition — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, August 2020, Volume 30, No. 8. As we continue to face the “new normal” of...

Uber & Lyft: Employees or Independent Contractors?

CALIFORNIA COURT UPHOLDS STATE STATUTE THAT FURTHER LIMITS INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR CLASSIFICATION Aerlex has kept our clients up to date on California’s ongoing legal scrum over...

Keeping the title clear on your Aircraft

Keeping the title clear on your Aircraft — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, July 2020, Volume 30, No. 7. As an aircraft owner, it is important to make sure the title...