McAfee & Taft, the state’s largest law firm, welcomes Amanda R. Landherr as the newest member of its global aviation practice. Landherr focuses her practice primarily on aviation matters that fall under the purview of the Federal Aviation Act, FAA Aircraft Registry, Cape Town Convention, and International Registry. She routinely represents aircraft lenders, lessors, buyers, sellers, lessees and operators on matters related to the acquisition, sale, financing, leasing and operation of commercial, corporate, and small aircraft.
Landherr’s aircraft title practice centers on reviewing FAA records for aircraft, engines and propellers and advising local, national and international clients regarding title issues, liens and encumbrances of record at the FAA, and interest of record with the Cape Town Convention’s International Registry. She also reviews security agreements, leases, bills of sale, and other documents to ensure compliance with FAA regulations and procedures for the perfection
of ownership, security and lease interests.
Landherr graduated magna cum laude with bachelor’s degrees in both marketing and entrepreneurship from Oklahoma State University in 2016 and with highest honors from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2019. While in law school, she served as staff editor of the Oklahoma Law Review, was a member of the Victim Advocacy Program, served as a judicial intern for the Honorable James R. Winchester of the Oklahoma Supreme Court and as a regulatory and compliance transactional extern through OU Law’s externship program, and was named to the Order of the Coif.
With more than 170 attorneys, McAfee & Taft is one of the nation’s 250 largest law firms as ranked by the National Law Journal. Its Aviation Group ranks as one of the largest and most experienced FAA aviation groups in the United States and serves clients nationally and internationally.