January 4, 2021

Milbank Ranks #1 for Latin America Energy/Infrastructure


Milbank LLP is ranked the #1 international law firm for Latin America energy/infrastructure transactions in IJGlobal’s league tables for Q3 of 2020 by project value. The projects span Latin America, including Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Peru, and include collaboration with sponsors, lenders, private equity funds and institutional investors. Highlights of our recent work in the region include representations in connection with:

Dan Bartfeld, head of the firm’s Global Project, Energy and Infrastructure Finance Group, said: “As we shift our focus to economic recovery in Latin America, energy and infrastructure projects will play an important role in driving growth. The global business community continues to look to the region for investment opportunities, increasingly focusing on climate and eco-friendly opportunities, and we are optimistic about the future of energy and infrastructure investment in Latin America as we begin 2021.”

Milbank has one of the largest project, energy and infrastructure groups in the world with over 125 dedicated lawyers in its offices in the Americas, Europe and Asia. In the past five years, the firm has acted as the lead legal advisor in a wide variety of power, energy, oil/gas, natural resources, transportation and other infrastructure projects worldwide that mobilized hundreds of billions of dollars of capital. This year alone, Milbank was recently namedLatin America Legal Adviser of the Year” and recognized for its role in 10 project finance transactions in the Americas, the Middle East and North Africa and Asia by IJGlobal, and also was recently recognized by Project Finance International for its role in six project finance transactions in Latin America, Asia and the Middle East and North Africa, by IFLR as the Asia-Pacific “Project Finance Team of the Year,” by TXF Perfect 10 for its role in three infrastructure transactions across Latin America and Asia and by Chambers as “Indonesia International Firm of the Year” for its role on a number of significant project financings in the country.