ARA鈥檚 relevant transactions

  • Represented one of the largest companies in Japan in the acquisition of a local company, rated first in its sector, in a complex due diligence process, negotiation, structuring, and closing, including the submission of the terms of the transaction before the Antitrust and Consumer Protection Authority.
  • Represented an international real estate developer in the (i) due diligence process; (ii) negotiation, structuring, and closing of an asset purchase transaction; and (iii) assignment of contracts related to the Soho Mall project, for an amount exceeding US$300,000,000.00.
  • Represented a multinational hydrocarbons corporation regarding (i) the acquisition of a local fuel terminal; (ii) The acquisition of the liquid fuel business of a Panamanian competitor; (iii) The acquisition of shares of a company involved in the business of fuel stations and the wholesale of fuel, in a rigorous due diligence process, and the negotiation, structuring, and closing of a shares purchase agreement; and (iv) the submission of the transaction before the Antitrust and Consumer Protection Authority.
  • Assisted a local telecommunications company with the sale of part of its business.
  • Asesoramiento local en la debida diligencia y adquisici贸n de las acciones de (i) un generador de energ铆a hidroel茅ctrica de 300 megavatios, el m谩s grande del pa铆s, que representa aproximadamente el 25% de la capacidad de generaci贸n instalada del pa铆s; y (ii) una central termoel茅ctrica con una capacidad instalada de 50 megavatios.
  • Asesor贸 a una empresa extranjera en la adquisici贸n de una sucursal de una empresa de telecomunicaciones.
  • Asesor贸 a una empresa multinacional en relaci贸n con un EPC para la mejora y reequipamiento de las instalaciones de tanques de almacenamiento de combustible.
  • Asesor贸 a un grupo local, en la debida diligencia y adquisici贸n de acciones de una planta local de generaci贸n de energ铆a termoel茅ctrica con una capacidad instalada de 50MW.
  • Represented a foreign company in the acquisition of the shares of a local mobile carrier.
  • Local counsel in the due diligence and acquisition of the shares of (i) a 300-megawatt hydroelectric power generator, the largest in the country, representing approximately 25% of the country鈥檚 installed generation capacity; and (ii) a thermoelectric power plant with an installed capacity of 50 megawatts.
  • Represented a foreign company in the acquisition of a branch of a telecommunications company.
  • Represented an energy business group from Israel with due diligence, negotiations and bid to acquire a local hydroelectric power generation company.
  • Represented a local group, in the due diligence and acquisition of shares of a local thermoelectric power generation plant with an installed capacity of 50MW.
  • Represented a capital investment firm in reference to a due diligence process regarding the acquisition of a solar energy plant of 9.9MW.
  • Represented one of the largest Chinese construction companies in the world in the bid to acquire the shares of a 350 MW power plant.
  • Represented an international real estate developer in the negotiation, structuring and closing of a syndicated loan agreement of US$276,500,000.00 with the negotiation, structuring and closing of a syndicated loan agreement of US$28,000,000.00 with Banesco, S.A., Banistmo, S.A., Banco Aliado, S.A., Bancolombia, S.A., Caja de Ahorros, Credicorp Bank, S.A., St. Georges Bank & Company, Inc. y Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A., for the purchase of Soho Mall.
  • Represented non-bank financial institution, in negotiating, structuring and closing transaction agreements in the amount of US$20,000,000.00 to finance the design, construction and rehabilitation of hospital projects in Panama.
  • Represented a multilateral bank institution with the structure of a financing project for an airport expansion in Panama.
  • Represented a multilateral bank institution, acting as guarantor of the Panamanian government, in a US$75,000,000.00 million-dollar financing of construction projects in Panama.
  • Represented a financial institution in a loan agreement with a Central American bank.
  • Represented a multilateral financial institution in a financing through public issuance of bonds in the amount of US$100,000,000.00.
  • Represented an international bank in the due diligence and tax related aspects of the acquisition of a regional financial conglomerate of Panamanian capital.
  • Local counsel to the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production company in Colombia, in financial transactions with local and international financial institutions.
  • Implementation of the financial restructuring process of the largest independent oil and gas exploration and production company in Colombia and its subsidiaries, to reduce its debt, improve their liquidity and best position to navigate the current oil price environment.
  • Assisted a non-bank financial institution in connection with the negotiation and structuring of a subordinated loan to a hydroelectric company with capacity of 10MW.
  • Assisted a non-bank financial institution in connection with the negotiation and structuring of three financial transactions for three solar project companies in Panama.
  • Assisted a non-bank financial institution in connection with the negotiation and structuring of a loan to a solar project company with capacity of 8.5MW.
  • Represented client in the negotiation, structuring and closing of a syndicated loan agreement of US$28,000,000.00 with Global Bank, Multibank Inc. and Banco Panam谩, S.A., to finance a hydroelectric plant in Panama.
  • Represented client in a financing transaction of US$20,000,000.00 with Citibank.
  • Represented client in a financial transaction of US$1,500,000.00 to design, construct, operate and maintain a hydroelectric plant.
  • Represented client in a financial transaction of US$63,400,000.00 to finance the developing, designing, constructing, operation and maintenance of a line located in Honduras.
  • Represented client in connection with a private financing agreement of US$8,397,822.00.
  • Represented client in connection with a credit assignment transaction in the amount of US$6,537,270.86.
  • Represented a hydroelectric company in the refinancing of its project through a public issuance of bonds in the amount of US$40,000,000.00.
  • Legal international consultants of foreign bank and other financial institutions, regarding the corporate reorganization of the financial debt of one of the most important gas companies of Venezuela.
  • Assisted a multilateral institution with the legal analysis required for its participation in the financing of the expansion of the Panama Canal.