Mr Pablo Sequeira > Posadas > Montevideo, Uruguay > Lawyer Profile

Posadas
RUTA 8, KM 17500, OF 115
CP 91600, ZONAMERICA
MONTEVIDEO
Uruguay
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Work Department

Corporate and Financial Law. Capital Markets Law.

Position

Partner and Board Member. Corporate and Financial Law, and in Capital Markets Law, where he has developed extensive knowledge in the areas of real estate, investment and corporate finance. Mr. Sequeira is also a Director of the Fiduciary Posadas & Vecino S.A.

Career

During his professional career Mr. Sequeira has specialized in Corporate and Financial Law, and in Capital Markets Law, where he has developed extensive knowledge in the areas of real estate, investment and corporate finance. At our firm he is primarily engaged in deals with trust structuring, issuing negotiable securities, condominium hotels structuring, investments in social housing and liabilities restructuring, among other operations. He also has wide experience in working with the Uruguayan Central Bank regulations and in all matters related to the approvals and authorizations from this institution. Before joining our firm he was the Manager of the Legal Department at Banco Comercial S.A. , and also a Legal Counsel at Nuevo Banco Comercial S.A. Mr. Sequeira’s practice is focused on advising clients on business matters. He has been a Director at several institutions such as Visanet Uruguay and Comercial Administradora de Fondos de Inversión. He was also a Controller of the Board at Nuevo Banco Comercial S.A. Currently he is a Director at Microfinanzas del Uruguay S.A., and a Controller of the Board at Moraine S.A. (La Tahona). Pablo Sequeira has lectured and held academic positions at Universidad de la República, School of Law in the Banking Law field. PUBLICATIONS: – “Fideicomisos de Administración y Fideicomisos Financieros aplicados a las inversiones inmobiliarias”. (Administration and Financial Trusts applied in real estate investment.) – He has written several articles published in “En Obra” magazine.

Languages

Spanish and English.

Memberships

– Colegio de Abogados del Uruguay (Uruguayan Bar Association).

Education

– Doctor in Law and Social Sciences – Universidad de la República – Uruguay – Masters Degree in “Company Law” – Instituto de Estudios Empresariales de la Universidad de Montevideo (Business School of Universidad de Montevideo) – Uruguay.

Lawyer Rankings

Uruguay > Real estate

(Leading individuals)

Pablo SequeiraPosadas, Posadas & Vecino

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino‘s real estate practice is one of the leading teams for advice on REITs in the country, and it also assists on a broad range of matters in the field, including urban and rural developments and Uruguay’s prominent agribusiness sector. The well-regarded Eduardo Ferrari focuses on financial transactions, loan structuring and real estate consultancy. He leads the department alongside Pablo Sequeira, who led one of the team’s standout REIT highlights in 2020, counselling Fideicomiso Verdenia – CWK Desarollos on all legal, tax and notarial aspects of structuring the construction of a residential complex in Carrasco. Notary public Federico Peñasco is another name to note. Since publication, Peñasco has been raised to the partnership – effective as of February 2022.

Uruguay > Banking and finance

Tomás Gurméndez leads the banking and finance practice at Posadas, Posadas & Vecino and regularly counsels the lenders on some of the most high-profile projects in Uruguay, including UPM’s latest pulp mill construction, as well as significant highway projects. The team is also experienced in assisting developers, and outside of the projects sphere, secured and syndicated lending, structured finance and regulatory matters are also among its competencies. Regulated industries specialist Pablo Sequeira and recently appointed partner Andres Aznarez are key contacts, and senior associate Victoria Garabato is regularly involved in key mandates. Since publication, Garabato has been raised to the partnership – effective as of February 2022.