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5 ranked lawyersBand 1NicaraguaGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Market-leading practice with significant cross-border capabilities as a result of its offices throughout Central America. Offers expertise in relation to sophisticated financing deals involving bond issuances and syndicated loan facilities. Also routinely called upon to assist clients with the establishing of operations in Nicaragua. Particularly experienced advising domestic and international clients from the banking and finance sphere, as well as energy and construction companies.

Notable practitioners

Outstanding real estate department head Carlos Taboada maintains an excellent reputation for his ability to handle high-level real estate mandates. He is routinely instructed by major clients from the retail and agribusiness sectors to advise on a range of real estate matters, such as the creation of property regimes and the leasing and acquisition of rural and urban property.

Eminent practitioner José Evenor Taboada is "well known" and "very knowledgeable," according to interviewees. He is "a brilliant lawyer," another source enthuses. He remains an authority on a range of corporate and commercial matters as a result of his longstanding experience in the market.

One complimentary source lauds Martha Lorena Icaza as "an excellent and very knowledgeable lawyer." Another interviewee notes: "She has an enormous capacity to get up to speed with any kind of corporate issue quickly, knows the legislation perfectly and is very effective at finding solutions."

Department co-head Olga Barreto is particularly active advising clients from the energy and finance sectors. Her broad expertise covers such matters as loan agreements, share purchase agreements and the establishment of operations in Nicaragua.

"Excellent" corporate and commercial department co-head Rodrigo Taboada is held in the highest regard by sources. He has in-depth experience handling major domestic and cross-border finance transactions for regional and global financiers. He is renowned for his knowledge of credit and securities financing, regularly advising on syndicated loans and bond issuances.

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Nicaragua

Corporate/Commercial


José Evenor Taboada
Eminent Practitioners
Martha Lorena Icaza
Band 3
Olga Barreto
Band 4
Rodrigo Taboada
Band 1

Corporate/Commercial: Real Estate


Carlos Taboada
Band 1