Named as the 2011 IFLR
Americas Project Finance Team of the Year, Mayer Brown represents clients in a wide variety of sectors, including power, oil and gas, renewables, mining, roads and motorways, ports, petrochemicals, wind, water and wastewater treatment, and industrial, manufacturing and other infrastructure facilities.
We advise on the full range of project financing techniques, including senior and subordinated lending, equity investments and leveraged lease transactions. We have been pioneers in the area of infrastructure project bond deals in Latin America. Examples include the $150 million Corredor Sur bond backed by toll road revenues in Panama, the Jorge Chávez International Airport bond and several of the IIRSA road project bonds, as well as ongoing toll road and other bond transactions in Perú.
We represent developers, sponsors, investors, contractors, operators, governments and public agencies, commercial and investment banks, and bilateral and multilateral agencies such as the Export-Import Bank and the International Finance Corporation. Cross-disciplinary Team
Among our many strengths is the highly skilled cross-disciplinary team of lawyers we can bring together to provide integrated legal advice. From structured finance to infrastructure, energy, government and regulatory, tax, construction and engineering, environmental, corporate and securities and real estate, we have the right team to assist clients on their most complex transactions. Global Platform
With our global platform and deep resources we have the teams and experience to deliver projects excellence to our clients around the world. Our extensive network of relationships with foreign lawyers in other jurisdictions permits us to work effectively with lawyers from many countries and under many legal systems. This network includes our associated firm in Brazil, Tauil & Chequer
, which has offices in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro and has a strong track record in project finance matters.