Aerlex Law Group

Super Lawyers 2024 Honoree Stephen R. Hofer

AERLEX Law Group Founder & President Stephen R. Hofer


The AERLEX Law Group congratulates its President and Founder, Stephen R. Hofer, on his selection as a Southern California Super Lawyers honoree for the 15th consecutive year.

Of the more than 86,000 attorneys practicing law in Southern California, fewer than 1,200 have received this elite designation 15 years in a row.

The AERLEX Law Group is Southern California’s premier aviation law firm and has been recognized as one of the best aviation law firms in the entire world.

AERLEX represents clients in every aspect of aviation law, from whole and fractional aircraft acquisitions to FAA, DOT and NTSB regulatory compliance and enforcement investigations. Since its founding in 2005, Aerlex has handled more than 1,100 aircraft transactions valued at more than $8 billion, but acquisitions are just one element of our legal expertise.

Aircraft management, ownership structuring, leasing, jet chartering, lender financing, federal, state and local taxation, insurance, litigation—Aerlex attorneys are well-versed and experienced in every facet of this unique and incredibly complicated field.

Clients in the United States and more than 30 countries around the world—from Beverly Hills boardrooms, Hollywood studios and Silicon Valley technology titans to business centers throughout Europe and Asia—all have entrusted their aircraft matters to Stephen Hofer and the AERLEX team. Join them and welcome aboard!