Z. Clifton Dameron
Z. Clifton Dameron is the Chief Legal officer for Carlyle Aviation Partners (formerly Apollo Aviation Group). He joined in 2015 as a Senior Vice President and is based in Miami, Fl.
In his current role, Mr. Dameron is responsible for the legal operations of Carlyle Aviation. Prior to joining Carlyle Aviation, from 2007-2015, he was with Sciens Capital Management LLC (“Sciens”), a New York-based alternative investment manager, where he was responsible for legal matters relating to Sciens’ private equity activities. Prior to Sciens, Mr. Dameron was a Corporate Associate with Bingham McCutchen LLP and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.
Mr. Dameron has a BA in history from Southern Methodist University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa, and a JD from Tulane University School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in California and New York.