- Represented Santander as arranger in a US$500 million revolving credit facility to finance offshore operations of a Brazilian construction conglomerate.
- Represented HSBC as arranger and Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi as administrative agent for a US$350 million pre-export and working capital facility for a Brazilian industrial group.
- Represented BAC Credomatic Holding in the sale to GE Capital Global Banking of 25.1% of its ownership stake in BAC Credomatic, which has retail banking operations in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, the Cayman Islands and the Bahamas.
- Represented HSBC as lead arranger in a US$1.3 billion pre-export and revolver facility for a Brazilian steel exporter.
- Represented WestLB as lender in a US$40 million revolving secured loan to a Mexican, software group.
- Represented Carlos Casado S.A., an Argentine agribusiness company in establishing over-the-counter American Depositary Receipts program.
- Represented BBVA, Citi, Societe Generale and WestLB as joint lead arrangers in a US$1.3 billion pre-export and working capital facility for a Brazilian industrial group.
- Represented HSBC in a US$120 million multi-tranche structured supply chain trade finance transaction for an international trading company for its Brazilian operations, secured by receivables, CPRs and soybean inventories.
- Represented Dresdner Bank AG as arranger in a US$50 million secured pre-export loan facility for a Brazilian poultry exporter.
- Represented DF Deutsche Forfait as arranger, administrative agent and lender in a structured commodity finance transaction for an export prepayment finance facility for a Brazilian producer of soybeans.
- Represented a Brazilian bank in connection with various international financings and the establishment of an account with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Highlighted Pro Bono Matters
- Representation of a nonprofit property management company in the negotiation and documentation of a grant agreement to fund renovations to a low-income housing complex, required by the municipality for older buildings.