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Latin America Peru Banking & Finance

Banking refers to all types of regulatory banking work. Firms can render regulatory advice to any type of private or public financial institution. Finance refers to all types of financing including (but not limited to) corporate finance including acquisition or leverage finance, asset finance and project finance. Work highlights typically take the form of secured and unsecured bilateral and syndicated loans but may also constitute structured finance deals. General bank lending including interbank lending is relevant to this section as well. Refinancing: The refinancing and restructuring of existing loans and debtor in possession financing is also included. Clear preference is given to lawyers and firms that represent the lender/financial institution.

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Band 1
  1. Estudio Echecopar - Member Firm of Baker McKenzie International
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    Estudio Echecopar - Member Firm of Baker McKenzie International
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Estudio Echecopar - Baker McKenzie forms part of a global firm with a strong reputation in Peru. Its noteworthy bench of practitioners is well equipped to advise major corporate borrowers as well as multinational banking groups acting as lenders on domestic and cross-border credit facilities. The department demonstrates expertise in syndicated loans and is increasingly active handling an array of corporate finance deals, notably in the real estate and mining sectors. Aside from the team's transactional strength, the lawyers are also skilled in assisting with a variety of regulatory banking mandates. Bank of America, ICBC Perú Bank and IDB Invest are notable additions to the firm's client portfolio.
  2. Garrigues
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    Garrigues
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 8 Years Ranked
    Garrigues is an international firm with a market-leading banking and finance practice in Peru. Its stellar department remains a first port of call for prestigious national and multinational lenders, including investment and development banks. Its deep bench of skilled practitioners are well versed in an array of domestic and cross-border corporate and acquisition financing, while also boasting notable prowess in both bilateral and syndicated credit facilities to finance major energy and infrastructure projects. The team is also able to deliver deals with complex collateral structures to tight deadlines.
  3. Miranda & Amado Abogados
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    Miranda & Amado Abogados
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Miranda & Amado Abogados possesses a pre-eminent practice offering cutting-edge expertise in both transactional and regulatory mandates. The firm is routinely instructed to advise on sizeable acquisition and project finance deals as well as corporate refinancings. The team is extremely comfortable handling innovative cross-border transactions involving secured, syndicated credit facilities. The department provides counsel to a stellar list of the biggest local banks and international financial institutions as well as major corporate borrowers from the mining, energy and agro-industrial sectors. Its deep bench of noted practitioners also bring their regulatory experience to bear, advising on the incorporation of foreign banks and alternative lenders.
  4. Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados
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    Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados boasts a front-running practice handling a high volume of domestic bank finance operations. The firm enjoys an outstanding reputation with the major Peruvian banking groups. The department also represents multilaterals and private equity groups as well as prestigious corporate borrowers from industries such as mining, retail and transport. The team's transactional expertise includes acquisition finance as well as corporate refinancing, with notable experience in syndicated lending. Its bench of practitioners is also adept at handling an array of secured local and cross-border credit facilities, including bridge, term and revolving loans.
  5. Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados
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    Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados is an esteemed full-service firm with a strong banking and finance practice. The department routinely represents prestigious domestic and multinational borrowers in some of the largest corporate and project finance deals, including highly leveraged cross-border transactions. Its deep bench of noted practitioners is also well versed in providing lender-side counsel, assisting multilaterals, international investment banks and important domestic financial institutions. The team is active on lending operations in all major industries in Peru, including energy, transport infrastructure and mining.
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Band 2
  1. Hernández & Cía.
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    Hernández & Cía.
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 2 | 15 Years Ranked
    Hernández & Cía. is a well-reputed firm with a flourishing banking and finance practice. The firm is regularly instructed by the most active financial institutions in Peru. The team is well equipped to assist with syndicated credit facilities, including term and bridge loans to finance or acquire projects. The department also advises on corporate refinancing to help companies service their debt obligations, as well as acquisition and real estate finance mandates.
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    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 2 | 15 Years Ranked
    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría is an established regional player with a solid banking and finance practice in Peru. The team is particularly well versed in sizeable cross-border corporate and project finance deals involving secured and structured credit facilities. The department also routinely assists with real estate finance deals. The firm is equally comfortable representing lenders, such as local banking groups and multilateral organisations, as well as major corporate borrowers, including concessionaires.
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Band 3
  1. CMS GRAU
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    CMS GRAU
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3 | 13 Years Ranked
    CMS GRAU boasts an emerging practice acting for lenders and borrowers on a variety of mid-sized transactions. The firm's clients include major local banking groups, funds and alternative lenders, as well as corporate borrowers, particularly from the energy and mining spheres. The team is very active on real estate finance mandates, while also assisting with the financing and refinancing of projects. The department has additional experience advising on corporate and micro finance deals.
  2. Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas
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    Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3 | 15 Years Ranked
    Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas possesses a respected department with a solid transactional practice and outstanding expertise in regulatory banking mandates. Their noted bench of practitioners frequently advises local and multinational lenders and borrowers. The team is well versed in cross-border corporate finance deals involving syndicated loans and sophisticated collateral structures. HIG Capital and First Citizens Bank count as new client wins for the firm.
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    Rubio Leguía Normand
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3 | 15 Years Ranked
    Rubio Leguía Normand is a notable firm with a burgeoning practice advising lenders on real estate financing, debt financing and above all project finance deals. The team boasts significant skill in handling secured bilateral and syndicated loans on behalf of local and international banking corporations. ECOSAC, Allianz and Easy Access Trading are among the firm's notable client wins this year.
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Band 4
  1. De Bracamonte, Haaker, Castellares Abogados
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    De Bracamonte, Haaker, Castellares Abogados
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 4 | 10 Years Ranked
    De Bracamonte, Haaker, Castellares Abogados is a boutique practice advising Peruvian borrowers on domestic loan agreements. The firm traditionally enjoys a good relationship with local banks, and the team is particularly active advising on financing transactions involving trust structures. The department usually works on financial mandates for clients spanning the real estate, construction and agro-industry sectors.
  2. DLA Piper
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    DLA Piper
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 4 | 15 Years Ranked
    DLA Piper houses a well-regarded practice benefiting from the firm's global structure. The team is adept at handling both transactional and regulatory instructions, regularly advising multilateral organisations and national development banks on lending agreements with corporate borrowers. The department is also experienced in handling acquisition finance and bank incorporations. Notable additions to the firm's client roster include WorldBusiness Capital, RSK Group and Finance in Motion.
  3. Lazo & De Romaña Abogados
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 4
  4. Sumara Hub Legal
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 4
  5. Vodanovic Legal
    Banking & Finance
    Latin America 2023 | Band 4