Jane Um serves as legal counsel to a variety of clients at Gilchrist Aviation Law. With the firm since 2018, she specializes in commercial and corporate aviation transaction matters related to aircraft title, registration, finance, export/import and leasing law. She leads a legal team to examine FAA records, research the International Registry for other interests, and draft transaction documents.
Prior to joining Gilchrist Aviation Law, Ms. Um represented clients in IRS tax controversies, managed tax-related cases and negotiated solutions with the IRS as an IRS Enrolled Agent.
Ms. Um is also a licensed member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
Ms. Um graduated from the University of Oklahoma with an undergraduate degree in accounting before receiving her J.D. from OU’s College of Law. The careful examination and efficiency skills she honed practicing accounting helps Ms. Um serve her clients with accuracy and efficiency.
She is fluent in Korean, loves to travel and enjoy cultural cuisines, and volunteers locally and internationally with her church.