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Francisco Fernández Cueto

Mexico City, Mexico Latin America Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Energy & Natural Resources - Mexico

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Partner Francisco Fernández Cueto is praised by interviewees for his extensive experience and knowledge regarding the energy sector in Mexico. Describing him as their "go-to partner," one source states: "Francisco Fernández Cueto provides good advice. He is seasoned and offers a mature oversight of everything; his point of view in resolving issues is great."
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Projects - Mexico

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Partner Francisco Fernández Cueto "is a point of reference in the team and is active," according to a market commentator. Another respondent describes him as "very hands-on." Francisco Fernández Cueto is well regarded by peers for his handling of energy infrastructure projects in Mexico.
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Energy & Natural Resources and Project Finance

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Francisco is partner and co-head of the Firm’s Energy and Project Finance groups. His practice focuses on energy matters, with particular emphasis on power (renewable and conventional) as well as natural gas activities.

He advises clients in the development, construction, financing (through project finance, project bonds and other sustainable structures), operation and maintenance of small, medium and large-scale energy projects.

He is particularly known for his participation in sophisticated transactions with broad experience negotiating financing agreements and project contracts.

He represents the full spectrum of industry participants, including sponsors, developers, project companies, lenders (commercial banks, public banks, multinational agencies, export credit agencies, private equity funds and other capital providers), insurers, contractors and others.

Francisco obtained his law degree in 1994 from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. He obtained a degree in corporate law from the ITAM. He worked as a foreign associate at New York and Mexico City offices of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle (1991-1994) and was a partner at his own firm (1994-1999).

He is consistently listed in leading directories, such Chambers and Partners, where clients praise his neogtiations skills,technical expertise and business focus.

Languages: Spanish and English.

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Francisco Fernández Cueto

Galicia Abogados, S.C.

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Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho No. 24 - 7° Floor

Col. Lomas de Chapultepec

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