Glenvil Smith

GLENVIL SMITH is a graduate of Trinity College, Cambridge and qualified as a solicitor with Norton Rose in 1976. Glen initially worked as commercial lawyer to the Crown Agents for Oversea Governments and Administrations before joining Dan-Air in 1982, at the time the UK's second largest airline, as solicitor and in-house counsel. In 1986 he joined the then niche Oxford law practice of Dallas Brett, first as a partner and later as a consultant, specialising in the legal aspects of the regulation and operation of civil air transport, especially with respect to aircraft acquisitions and disposals. From 1997 Glen worked as solicitor-consultant with three major London law firms, most recently with Manches LLP and both pioneered and acted as lecturer on the Air Law and Negotiation module of the M.Sc. course in Air Transport Management at City University. Glen currently assists Constellation's clients with the legal aspects of their regulatory and commercial business models.