Ms Pamela Lezcano > Ferrere > Asuncion, Paraguay > Lawyer Profile
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Ms Pamela Lezcano
Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and Commercial, Project Finance, Technology, Media and TMT
Her professional practice focuses primarily on financing, regulatory and capital market issues. She advises companies and investors on the full range of debt, equity and equity-linked products in Asunción. She mainly drafts and designs agreements and regulatory documents for complex transactions and advises companies, banks, securities brokers, fund managers, and financial service providers. She has assisted institutions and companies in the securities market field on regulatory aspects related to their incorporation and operation in Paraguay and the issuance of securities such as bonds, shares, and funds shares.
Furthermore, she actively performs due diligence procedures for transactions, acquisitions, and capital investments. Likewise, Pamela regularly advises international credit entities and multilateral organizations on financing transactions with financial institutions and companies in Paraguay.
Before joining FERRERE, Pamela was part of the legal department of Banco Atlas S.A. (2007-2013). She graduated with honors as an attorney from Universidad Nacional de Asunción (Paraguay) in 2012. Pamela has a master’s degree in banking and financial law (LL.M) from Queen Mary University in London (England), where she graduated with merits in 2020. Also, in 2016 she graduated as a Stock Market Operator, authorized by the Stock Exchange of Asunción.
- Attorney, Universidad Nacional de Asunción, 2012.
- Securities Trader, Asunción’s Bolsa de Valores y Productos.
- Master´s degree in banking and financial law (LL.M), Queen Mary University (UK), 2020.
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Ferrere‘s banking and finance team has been involved in significant capital market deals involving Paraguayan corporations and key bond programs registered in Paraguay. The team provides a wide range of financing services to local corporations, international banks and multilateral organisations, including regulatory compliance work and advice on private banking and wealth management activities. Carlos Codas leads the practice and provides legal advice on banking, insurance and financial law; he also works on the legal structuring of all types of financial products and transactions. Néstor Loizaga represents foreign banks and multilateral organisations in a wide range of banking and finance transactions, while Carlos Vasconsellos focuses on international corporate finance, acting for financial institutions on corporate and structured finance transactions. Codas will replace Loizaga as office manging partner from January 2024 onwards, in line with the firm’s policies for the development of leadership capabilities. At associate level, Claudia Arietti, Pamela Lezcano and Maurizio De Oliveira are key members of the team.