Ben Martin is recognised for his depth of knowledge and experience in aviation regulatory, liability and commercial law. His practice includes acting and advising on aviation liability claims and litigation. For the last four years, Ben has been ranked by Legal Media Group’s “Best of the Best” guide to legal practitioners as one of the top 25 aviation law practitioners in the world. Ben was also listed in the Australian Financial Review 2016 list as one of Australia's best aviation lawyers.
Ben has industry expertise in commercial markets and in trade & transport.
Ben’s practice includes:
- advising and acting on regulatory matters involving the domestic and international operation of aircraft
- acting in transactions for the acquisition, finance, leasing or disposal of aircraft and other commercial transactions including the acquisition and disposal of airlines and aviation businesses
- advising and acting on competition law issues involving the aviation industry
- acting and advising on aviation related liability claims and litigation
He has degrees in Law and Science from the University of New South Wales (1987) and advises on aviation related legal matters throughout Australia and the South West Pacific. He is a director of the Regional Aviation Association of Australia and was a past President of the Aviation Law Association of Australia and New Zealand. Ben has written and presented numerous papers at legal and aviation industry conferences in Australia and internationally.