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Norton Rose Fulbright

AREAS OF PRACTICE CENTRO A SAN IGNACIO TORRE COPÉRNICO, PISO 8, AV. BLANDIN, LA CASTELLANA, CARACAS 1060, VENEZUELA
Tel:
Work +58 212 276 0000
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Fax +58 212 276 0011
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Web:
www.nortonrosefulbright.com

Sergio Casinelli

Tel:
Work +58 212 276 0021
Email:
Norton Rose Fulbright

Work Department

Corporate, M&A, energy

Position

Partner

Career

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Venezuela

Corporate and M&A

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Sergio Casinelli - Norton Rose Fulbright

Within: Corporate and M&A

Despite the country’s economic situation, Norton Rose Fulbright has a busy corporate and M&A practice with an impressive client base including big names like Philips, Fox Channels, and Cisco Systems. Sergio Casinelli specialises primarily in corporate and commercial law and handles mergers, acquisitions, spin-offs and corporate restructurings. Rubén Eduardo Luján and Daniela Jaimes are particularly knowledgeable regarding corporate matters in heavily regulated industries, such as the banking, insurance, pharmaceuticals and the food sector, while Natalija Vojvodic excels in due diligence reviews and the drafting of contracts and documents. As of late January 2019, the firm's Venezuelan office has been taken over by Dentons.

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Energy and natural resources

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Sergio Casinelli - Norton Rose Fulbright

Within: Energy and natural resources

Norton Rose Fulbright’s energy and natural resources department has a ‘strong comprehension’ of the area and is active with major clients such as Chevron and Mitsubishi. The firm also acts for mining company Gold Reserve, positioning it well in the market as the government’s focus for investment has broadened from oil and gas towards other natural resources. The ‘very reliableDaniela Jaimes has handled matters for China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) over the past year. Thanks to his corporate and commercial law background, department head Sergio Casinelli is also able to advise companies in the energy sector on regulatory and financing questions. As of late January 2019, the firm's Venezuelan office has been taken over by Dentons.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

Norton Rose Fulbright advises on the complex legal framework posed by lease-related queries. The team handles real estate litigation; and with several of its clients interested in investing in real estate, the department is also in demand for investment planning and structuring advice. With the departure of Ramón Andrade to work for Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) in Panama; the practice is now led by Sergio Casinelli, Natalija Vojvodic, and Daniela Jaimes.

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