Maples and Calder's dedicated Latin America practice group consists of fluent Spanish and Portuguese speaking lawyers who have specialist knowledge of Latin American markets. In particular, we have expertise in securitisation, structured finance, capital markets, project finance, banking, corporate and investment funds transactions.
The team advises clients conducting business in the region on the laws of the Cayman Islands, Ireland and the British Virgin Islands and comprises specialists advising on offshore structures for Latin American clients and those investing in the Latin American region.
Our clients include the region's leading financial institutions, investment managers and corporations. Our extensive experience of working on transactions in the region has led to the establishment of strong relations with the leading regional and international law firms. In particular we are known for providing innovative and ground-breaking solutions for our clients and many of our transactions have been independently recognised as such by legal directories and other publications.
With international investment into Latin America increasing, particularly from new sources based in Asia and the Middle East, our global office network allows clients conducting business in the region ready access to our specialist team.
Industry recognition includes the following awards:
- Hedge Fund Journal Awards - Leading Offshore Law Firm
- Latin Lawyer 250 - Recommended firm 2015
- The Hedge Fund Journal - Leading Offshore Law Firm
- The Legal Week British Legal Awards - Offshore Law Firm of the Year
- Who's Who Legal Awards - Cayman Islands Law Firm of the Year