Juan Pablo Moreno

Banking & Finance, Latin America & the Caribbean, Emerging Markets


Juan Pablo Moreno is a partner of Mayer Brown’s Banking & Finance practice and the Latin American & Caribbean group. Born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia, Juan Pablo has an unparalleled working experience spanning more than 15 years, which includes working in Colombia, France and the United States. Such experience, complemented by being admitted to practice law in both civil law (Colombia) and common law (New York and Illinois) jurisdictions, gives Juan Pablo an extensive knowledge of the Latin American region and its particular characteristics, where he has negotiated and closed transactions in virtually every Latin American country. Juan Pablo regularly represents large corporates, sponsors and financial institutions in cross-border corporate finance, structured finance and project finance transactions, including lending and securities offerings in the form of 4(a)(2) private placements or Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings. Juan Pablo has been recognized as an Expert in Banking & Finance based in the US for Colombian law by Chambers & Partners Global and is fluent in Spanish, English and French.



  • Represented Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A., as sole lead arranger and bookrunner, lender and administrative agent in a US$101.5 million dual tranche syndicated facility in favor of CrediQ Inversiones C.R., S.A., CrediQ Leasing, S.A., CrediQ, S.A de C.V. and CrediQ Leasing S.A. de C.V., as co-borrowers, for general corporate purposes in connection with the CrediQ Financial Group operations in Costa Rica and El Salvador.
  • Represented Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A., as arranger, in a US$127.5 million dual tranche senior unsecured credit facility to Forum Servicios Financieros S.A.

Compétences et Secteurs liés


  • University of Illinois College of Law, JD, cum laude
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LLM
    Dean's List, Distinction
  • Lund University
    LLM in European Business Law
  • University de los Andes Law School
    Master in Commercial Law, 2005 
    Master in Financial Law, 2004
    JD Equivalent, 2002

Inscription au Barreau

  • New York
  • Illinois
  • Republic of Colombia


  • Français
  • Espagnol
  • Anglais