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Mayora & Mayora, S.C.
15 CALLE, 1-04 ZONA 10, 3RD FLOOR
OFFICE 301
GUATEMALA CITY, CA 01010
Guatemala

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Guatemala > Banking and finance

(Leading individuals)

Claudia PereiraMayora & Mayora, S.C.

Mayora & Mayora, S.C.‘s blue-chip client base includes a range of international financial institutions – among them Citibank, the International Finance Corporation and JPMorgan Chase – and local and regional banks such as Banco Industrial and Banco Azteca. The team advises on loan financing, financial transactions, structured finance, project finance and foreign investment, regularly advising companies seeking to invest in Guatemala, and is also noted for its capital markets expertise. Claudia Pereira and Sandra Castillo, who has expertise in security trusts, lead the team; Pereira and senior associate María Fernanda Morales Pellecer advised Sucden Americas on the grant of a $25m promissory note to various Guatemalan sugar mills. The team also includes senior partner Eduardo A Mayora, who continues to serve as legal counsel to the Guatemalan national stock exchange, Bolsa de Valores Nacional.

Guatemala > Corporate/M&A

(Leading individuals)

Claudia PereiraMayora & Mayora, S.C.

Mayora & Mayora, S.C. counts a large number of international companies among its clients, advising GBM, Productos Roche, Chevron and Obrascón Huarte Lain, among others, on day-to-day corporate matters and governance. The team also advises on incorporations, corporate contracts, M&A, due diligence, restructurings and joint ventures. Areas of expertise include the automotive, chemical, energy, financial and healthcare sectors. The practice is led by Claudia Pereira, who specialises in domestic and cross-border M&A and corporate restructurings, and acts for numerous major Guatemalan and multinational companies. Sandra Castillo has expertise in business entity formation, M&A and corporate regulation, and senior associate María de la Concepción Villeda regularly advises on corporate governance. Eduardo A Mayora is also a highly regarded member of the team.