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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Highly active team with solid knowledge of project finance mandates. Also experienced assisting clientele with significant banking issues. Often retained to represent both domestic and international financial institutions and cross-border corporate borrowers hailing from industries such as transportation and energy.

Notable practitioners

Much-admired partner Juan Fernando Gaviria elicits significant praise from interviewees, with one client lauding him as "an excellent lawyer who is extremely proactive in finding solutions." Another observer notes: "When it comes to closing a transaction, he is always clear, raises any problems he sees and proposes solutions." Juan Fernando Gaviria routinely represents clients in project and acquisition finance mandates.

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Overview

The Banking, Finance and Capital Markets area provides advice in financial transaction and in regulatory issues to financial entities, as well as to sponsors and borrowers, in each case local and foreign.

In relation to its participation in financial transactions, the firm has broad experience in banking, capital market and structured finance transactions. Among such transactions, we can mention the following, for which there are specialized lawyers in each of the jurisdictions:

  • Project financing;
  • Corporate financing, including acquisition financing;
  • Asset financing, including aircraft financing;
  • Debt and equity issuances in both local and international markets;
  • Structuring Collateral
  • Financial due diligence in respect of both banking and non banking entities;
  • Structuring of mutual investment funds and private equity funds;
  • Securitizations and creation of structured instruments;
  • Derivative transactions

Members

Gaviria, Juan Fernando (Head of Department)

Buriticá, Paula

Padilla, Hernando

Padilla, Hernando

Robledo-Sánchez, Clara

Clients

Banco de Bogotá

Banco Santander

Bancolombia

Bank of America

BlackRock

BNP Paribas

Brookfield Asset Management

Cintra

Citibank

Corficolombia

Corpbanca/ Itau

Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraes

Credit Suisse AG

Fondo de Deuda Senior CAF Ashmore

Goldman Sachs & Co

Grupo Argos

ING Bank

Interamerican Development Bank

Itaú

JP Morgan

Nomura Corporate Funding Americas

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Termoyopal Generación 2 SAS ESP and Central Termoeléctrica E

United Airlines

Industries

Banks

Construction & Materials

Energy

Financial Services

Government

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Telecommunications

Transportation

Utilities

Banking & Finance

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

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Location

Carrera 9 No 74-08

Oficina 105

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

76600

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Colombia

Banking & Finance


Juan Fernando Gaviria
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