Firm / Organisation

Proskauer Rose LLP

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New York Office:
Carlos E Martinez, Daniel I Ganitsky
São Paulo Office: Antonio N Piccirillo
US Offices: Boca Raton, FL; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; New Orleans, LA; New York, NY; and Washington, DC
International Offices: Beijing, Hong Kong, London, Paris, São Paulo

Firm Overview:
Proskauer Rose is 725+ lawyers serving clients from 12 offices located in the leading financial and business centres in the Americas, Europe and Asia. The world’s leading organisations, companies and corporations choose us to be their representatives in their most critical situations. The firm works with alternative capital providers, major sports leagues, Fortune 500 companies, entertainment industry legends, many of the world’s most successful asset managers and other industry-redefining companies. Proskauer’s Latin America practice group integrates the firm’s New York headquarters with its São Paulo, London and Paris offices. The lawyers are intimately familiar with the business cultures, languages and legal landscapes in Latin America, providing personalised, creative and effective service to clients.

Main Areas of Practice:

Capital Markets:

The firm has a long history of advising underwriters and issuers in Latin American debt and equity securities offerings, both public and Rule 144A/Regulation S. It also advises Latin American companies regarding their US Securities and Exchange Commission reporting obligations and other compliance matters.

Proskauer represents underwriters, issuers, credit enhancers and developers in structured financings and securitisations throughout Latin America. It counsels lenders and borrowers in a wide variety of credit transactions, including syndicated term and revolving loans covering the full range of security interests, guarantees and other enhancements.

Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity:
Proskauer’s leading M&A and private equity groups represent acquirers, targets and related parties both in Latin America and globally.

Debt Restructuring & Distressed Debt:
The firm advises creditors and borrowers in Latin American debt restructurings, including bankruptcy and reorganisation proceedings, negotiation of extra-judicial settlements, exchange offers and consent solicitations.

Proskauer represents lenders, developers, builders, operators and investors across the spectrum of public and private infrastructure projects.

Arbitration & Dispute Resolution:
Proskauer advises on matters on behalf of both US and international clients in disputes involving Latin American parties and assets in several jurisdictions, with particular experience in international arbitration and litigation.