9 December 2014
Mayer Brown, a leading global law firm, announced that Houston Energy partner Pablo Ferrante has been recognized as a “Rainmaker” by Diversity & The Bar magazine, a publication of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association. Mr. Ferrante was selected to this annual list, which highlights leading minority attorneys’ professional successes, from a pool of nominees recommended by firms across the country.
In his profile, Mr. Ferrante was noted for “playing a major role in developing and sustaining business and high-profile engagements for the firm.” Mr. Ferrante told Diversity & The Bar he developed and maintains a successful niche practice by combining his cultural diversity, dual civil law and common law education and language skills, and prioritizing client goals. “My main driver is for my clients to achieve their goals and be successful,” said Mr. Ferrante. “If they succeed, so do I.”
At Mayer Brown, Mr. Ferrante advises clients in structuring, negotiating and documenting global corporate and energy transactions, with a focus on Latin America, particularly Mexico, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru and Argentina. He has extensive experience representing oil and gas companies in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, exploration, drilling and production contracts, development projects and a variety of agreements.