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Projects & Energy
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Provided by Ana Carolina Castillo Solís

Latin America

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Ana Carolina Castillo Solis is a Senior Associate in the Corporate Law Department of the firm. She specializes in energy transactions and advisory work in corporate and commercial, finance, mergers and acquisitions, among others. Additionally, she has considerable experience of assisting clients on disputes within the energy sector.

Ms. Castillo is particularly active advising clients involved in the generation of energy, including hydro, wind, thermal, and solar projects. In her experience, she has represented the owner and developer, as well as the financing parties, in a wide variety of transactional matters including project finance, regulatory, licensing, permits, environmental, contractual matters, and administrative law.

Professional Memberships

She has served as Secretary of the Energy Committee of the Panamanian Association of Business Executives (APEDE). In addition, Ms. Castillo is a member of the Association of Directors of Panama (ADP).

Publications

Author of the Panama chapter of Chambers & Partners Alternative Energy & Power 2019.

Work Highlights

Recent relevant experience includes among others:

Advising Seven Seas Water and a group of its subsidiaries in a US$205,000,000.00 financing with Deutsche Bank AG and Investec Bank, PLC, as lenders. Seven Seas is a portfolio of desalination and water supply projects in Latin America and the Caribbean, managed by Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners.

Advising Avanzalia, Spanish energy company, on the final stages of the development and commissioning of the Penonomé Power Plant, a photovoltaic power plant with an installed capacity of 120MW.

Advising International Finance Corporation on the development and bidding of a project for the engineering design, procurement, construction, operation and maintenance of the fourth transmission line in the Republic of Panama.

Regular advice to The AES Corporation on regulatory, contractual, environmental and tax matters related to the hydroelectric, LNG and thermoelectric power plants owned and operated by the AES Corporation through AES PANAMA, S.R.L., AES CHANGUINOLA, S.R.L., and GAS NATURAL ATLANTICO, S. DE R.L.

Advising Thesan USA Corp. on regulatory, contractual, environmental and tax matters related to the photovoltaic system for generating electrical energy called “El Espinal” with an installed capacity of 8.5 MW.

Advising Banistmo, S.A., with respect to a US$4million Project Finance to Solar Development Panamá, S.A., for the construction, operation and maintenance of the solar photovoltaic power plant “Santiago Gen 1” with an installed capacity of 5MW.

Chambers Review

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Projects & Energy - Panama
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Senior associate Ana Carolina Castillo Solís is singled out for praise by a client, who enthuses: "She is a young talent who offers standout abilities handling complex financial schemes and instruments." They go on to add: "She is wonderfully skilled, with vast knowledge of the energy market and financial regulations."

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