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Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga

Nicolás Herrera Alonso

Montevideo, Uruguay Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Corporate/M&A
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Banking & Finance - Uruguay

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Department co-head Nicolás Herrera Alonso routinely advises clients on acquisition finance transactions. He is also active representing lenders on the financing of major PPP projects. An interviewee praises his work, reporting: "He is a very high-quality lawyer who stands out due to his deep and first-hand knowledge in this area."
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Corporate/M&A - Uruguay

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Co-head of department Nicolás Herrera Alonso possesses extensive experience assisting clients from the consumer finance industry with M&A deals, as well as providing guidance on day-to-day corporate issues. He is endorsed by a client for being an "intelligent and highly skilled lawyer who is very active in the market."
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Practice Areas

Commercial Banks

Corporate Governance

Energy

Financial Institutions

Insurance

Mergers and Acquisitions

Project Finance

Career

Nicolás Herrera Alonso is a partner at Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga. He leads the Banking and M&A teams in Uruguay.

Nicolás has vast experience in providing advice to local and multinational companies in relation to highly complex financial, banking and corporate operations.

He has been a consultant and member of the board of directors at different credit union companies and saving groups. He was part of the board of directors and Audit Committee of Banco Santander S.A. (Uruguay), the largest private bank in Uruguay. Currently, he is a member of the executive committee of the Banco Santander S.A. (Uruguay) as a legal counsel and member of the board of directors of Uruwood, a subsidiary of forestry company UPM Uruguay.

Related to their prior and present employment:

-Partner, Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga, 2008–present

-Associate, Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause, 1999–2007

Professional Memberships

-Board of Directors Uruwood (UPM Group)

-Executive Committee of Banco Santander Uruguay

-President of the International Federation for Family Development (IFFD) Uruguay

-Member, Executive Committee as legal counsel, Banco Santander Uruguay, 2019–present

Publications

- Author, “Usura, La nueva regulación” published in El Observador newspaper, 2007.

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