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Brigard Urrutia

Carlos Fradique Méndez

Bogotá, Colombia Latin America Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Banking & Finance - Colombia

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Outstanding partner Carlos Fradique Méndez comes highly recommended by the market, with one interviewee describing him as "a superstar in the Colombian banking and finance market," and adding: "He has a lot of experience in the financial products arena and has really helped us to implement benchmarking measures that support our overall decisions." Carlos Fradique Méndez is well placed to assist clients with complex regulatory mandates.
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Capital Markets - Colombia

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Outstanding partner Carlos Fradique Méndez "has a vast knowledge and experience across a wide range of tax matters," an interviewee says. Another observer further praises his leading practice in this field, describing him as "an expert in financial regulation." Carlos Fradique Méndez plays a key role advising clients on sovereign bond offerings, the public offering of notes and regulatory mandates.
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Practice Areas

Banking and Financial Services; Capital Markets, Securities and Private Equity; Forex, Derivatives and Structured Finance/Compliance.

Career

Carlos Fradique, senior partner at Brigard Urrutia with 30 years of professional experience, is a licensed practitioner in Colombia and a member of the New York Bar. Carlos has been a pioneer in the creation and consolidation of the Private Equity and Foreign Investment industry in Colombia and has been very active in a large number of upstream and downstream investment, infrastructure and financing transactions.

Carlos received an LLM in International Banking and Finance at the Boston University, and an LLM in International Commercial Law at the University of Ottawa. He also graduated from the International Development Law Program of the International Development Law Organization in Rome, Italy and from the Program in Financial Law at Universidad de los Andes.

Carlos has consistently been selected as a top deal and regulatory lawyer in the Colombian financial market and as a top capital market lawyer in Latin America. Carlos served as Chief Legal Officer and Head of the Legal Office of the Ministry of Finance/Treasury Department of Colombia and was also an associate with Shearman and Sterling in NYC.

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IBA, NYSBA, IDLO, ABA.

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Calle 70 BIS, #4 - 41

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Acquisition Finance 2022 in Colombia

Authors: Carlos Fradique-Méndez , María Fernanda Diago

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