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Consortium Legal

DEL ANTIGUO HOSPITAL MILITAR, 1C AL NORTE, 10VRS ABAJO, EDIFICIO CONSORTIUM LEGAL, MANAGUA, NICARAGUA
Tel:
Work +504 221 1002
Fax:
Fax +504 221 0535
Email:
Web:
www.consortiumlegal.com

Rodrigo Taboada

Tel:
Work +505 22545454
Email:
Web:
www.consortiumlegal.com
Consortium Legal

Work Department

Corporate Law

Position

Partner

Career

Rodrigo leads the Banking and Financial Department of the firm. Characterized for his expertise in foreign investment, banking and securities, he is a legal advisor in relevant international and local transactions that generate major impacts in the region.

Mr. Taboada has participated in syndicated loans of more than US $ 200 million, with the formalization of documentation subject to local laws, including local security. He has also advised on the transfer of capital holdings in financial institutions to new investors. With 20 years of practice, he provides continuous advice to foreign and major local financial institutions in the execution of secured and unsecured credit facilities, subordinated agreements, regulatory matters and other financial issues.

He has served as teacher of Securities Markets in Programs of Master of Business Administration. He has written several articles and publications related to foreign investments, transparency in financial services and compliance issues for international publications, including the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) and Law Business Research of England.

Languages

Spanish and English

Member

Incorporated as Advocate of the Supreme Court of Chile, Santiago, Chile, (1997).

Incorporated as lawyer (1997) and Notary (1998) before the Supreme Court of Nicaragua. Managua, Nicaragua.

American Bar Association (ABA)

International Bar Association (IBA)

Education

  • Master of Laws of New York University with emphasis in Corporate Law, United States of America, (2000).
  • Law degree, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Graduating with Distinction, Santiago, Chile, (1996).


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Rodrigo Taboada - Consortium Legal

Within: Corporate and finance

Outstanding’ corporate powerhouse Consortium Legal fields a four-partner corporate and finance department that is adept at negotiating loan agreements, undertakes bond issuances and restructurings, and handles high-profile transactions, often with a cross-border element. Jointly led by Olga Barreto and Rodrigo Taboada, the practice group’s expertise spans the energy, food and beverage, transportation and banking sectors among others. Infrastructure investment manager I Squared Capital recently instructed the team to assist with its acquisition of four power generation facilities in Nicaragua from Inkia, an IC Power subsidiary; work included due diligence, financing, tax, labour, IP and regulatory issues. Another major highlight was advising Central America Bottling Corporation (CBC)’s Embotelladora Nacional, on its role as guarantor in the $500m bond issuance and sale to initial buyers Citigroup Global Marketers and JP Morgan Securities. Other notable mandates included acting as local counsel for Grupo Monge in a regional syndicated loan granted by Bladex; and assisting Nica Vista with corporate and debt structuring as well as a regional capital increase. Clients also include Seguros America, Vuela Aviación and Tiempos de Siembra.

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