Mayer Brown has been named “Legal Advisor of the Year” in the P3 Awards 2016, an awards series hosted by P3 Bulletin that recognizes outstanding achievements in public-private partnerships (P3s) across the Americas.

In addition, Mayer Brown worked on three projects named finalists in the “Best Road/Bridge/Tunnel Project” category of the P3 Awards:

• Advised the Texas Department of Transportation on the successful commercial and financial close of the State Highway 288 toll lanes P3 project, a first-of-its-kind toll revenue concession in the Houston metropolitan area;

• Served as sponsor’s counsel to Grupo Odinsa S.A. on the Green Corridor road project, the first P3 financing in the history of Aruba and one of the first in the Caribbean; and

• Represented Goldman, Sachs & Co., BBVA and Credicorp Capital as underwriters and loan arrangers on the approximately $520 million senior secured bond and an approximately $200 million senior secured loan for Rutas de Lima S.A.C. for a $1 billion P3 toll road project in Lima, Peru.

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