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DLA Piper Puerto Rico
OCHOA BUILDING
500 CALLE DE LA TANCA, SUITE 401
SAN JUAN, PR 00901-1969
Puerto Rico

Work Department

Corporate
Energy
Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Nikos Buxeda primarily advises clients on corporate and securities law transactions, including M&A, private placements, project finance, public-private partnerships and spin-offs. He also has experience advising clients on the organization of Puerto Rico mutual funds and private equity funds, distribution contracts, debt issuances and loan financing.

Languages

English and Spanish

Education

J.D., Stanford Law School

B.A., Harvard College

Lawyer Rankings

Puerto Rico > Corporate and commercial

(Leading individuals)

Nikos BuxedaDLA Piper Puerto Rico

Highlighted for its ‘promptness, attention to detail and professionalism‘, DLA Piper Puerto Rico specialises in corporate and securities law and international corporate matters. In the corporate area, the team’s involvement spans public-private partnerships (PPPs), M&A and regulatory matters, as well as cases that are tightly linked to the banking and finance segment, including debt financing and bank licensing. Project finance, spin-offs and corporate reorganisations complete the offering. Internationally, the group is able to tap into the large capabilities of the firm’s global office network, and it also stands out for having a significant number of US-qualified lawyers, including head of department Nikos Buxeda, who works in partnership with the firm’s Miami office to assist Latin America clients. In the banking and finance area, José Sosa-Lloréns is a name to note. Associate Adriana Perez-Rentas is noted for her experience in contract drafting and commercial lending.

Puerto Rico > Banking and finance

DLA Piper Puerto Rico stands out for being actively involved in banking and finance transactions throughout Latin America. The team is particularly well known for acting for a significant number of international financial entities in matters involving the formation of the entity, including corporate and tax structuring advice, and the process of obtaining licences and permits to operate and commence operations. Tax, corporate, regulatory and transactional advice complete the offering. José Sosa-Lloréns and Nikos Buxeda are the key lawyers in the team.