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Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga (Jr.)

Montevideo, Uruguay Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
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Banking & Finance - Uruguay

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Co-head of department Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga Jr. is "a great financial lawyer with ample experience working with banks," according to a client, who adds: "He is technically very proficient." He frequently deals with project finance mandates in the energy and infrastructure sectors, in addition to advising on acquisition finance. He is also considered a foreign expert in US law. He is admitted to practice in New York and studied for an LLM at Harvard University.
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Corporate/M&A - Uruguay

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Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga Jr. is well regarded for assisting companies from the renewable energy, infrastructure and agribusiness industries with corporate transactions. Clients appreciate the personalised service that he provides, with one source further praising him as "detail-oriented, analytical and proactive." He is well placed to advise clients on their US mandates and is dual-qualified to practise in Uruguay and New York.
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Banking & Finance - Uruguay

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Co-head of department Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga Jr. is "a great financial lawyer with ample experience working with banks," according to a client, who adds: "He is technically very proficient." He frequently deals with project finance mandates in the energy and infrastructure sectors, in addition to advising on acquisition finance. He is also considered a foreign expert in US law. He is admitted to practice in New York and studied for an LLM at Harvard University.
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Corporate/M&A - Uruguay

Foreign Expertise in USA

Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga Jr. is well regarded for assisting companies from the renewable energy, infrastructure and agribusiness industries with corporate transactions. Clients appreciate the personalised service that he provides, with one source further praising him as "detail-oriented, analytical and proactive." He is well placed to advise clients on their US mandates and is dual-qualified to practise in Uruguay and New York.
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Practice Areas

Energy

Infrastructure and PPP

Mergers and Acquisitions

Project Finance

Career

Fernando Jiménez de Aréchaga (Jr) is a Partner at Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga.

He is a member of the Project Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Law practice groups.

Fernando’s focus is on project financings, particularly in the renewable energy and transport infrastructure sectors. He has advised in relation to project financings and refinancings of wind and solar plants, as well as of Public-Private Partnerships for highway, railway and social infrastructure projects.

He also focuses on mergers and acquisitions, particularly in relation to infrastructure projects, but also in the natural resources’ sector.

His practice also includes Corporate law advice to local and multinational clients that span several industries. He teaches “Project Financing Course” at Business Law Master’s Degree of the University of Montevideo.

Related to their prior and present employment:

Partner, Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga, 2017–present.

Counsel, Organization of American States, International Law Department, Washington D.C., 2009–2010.

Professional Memberships

“IV Conference of Central Bank Law” – Panelist on Infrastructure Project Finance by means of securities with special emphasis on PPP Projects, 2015

Publications

“Project Finance in Uruguay” – Latinlawyer, 2012, 2013, 2014

“Mergers & Acquisitions in Uruguay” – Mergers Review, 2012-2013

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