Banking and Finance and Capital Markets
Mercedes represents foreign and domestic financial institutions, borrowers, underwriters, issuers and private equity funds in capital market transactions, structured finance (including secured and unsecured financing, commercial financing, acquisition financing and real estate financing) asset securitizations and derivative transactions.
In capital markets Mercedes has advised sponsors in the establishment of their CKDs funds through public listings of CKDs in Mexico, including Mexico Retail Properties (MRP), Walton Street Capital, Finsa, and Planigrupo.
She has also participated in several IPOs and follow-ons, including Terrafina and IEnova. Mercedes has also worked on several cross-border debt offerings and private placements.
Mercedes obtained her law degree (JD) from the Escuela Libre de Derecho.