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Brigard & Urrutia

Juan Carlos Puentes

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Admitted to practice law in:
Colombia

Profile

Obtained a Cum Laude Law Degree with a minor in Economics from Andes University. He received a post-graduate degree as tax specialist from the same university and an LL.M. degree in Corporation Law from New York University School of Law (NYU).  

As a member of the Banking and Financial Services practice team, Juan Carlos advises financial institutions, export credit agencies, state-owned companies, project sponsors and corporations in connection with both national and international corporate and project finance transactions, including corporate loans, bridge loans, syndicated loans, acquisition financings, asset-based loans and leveraged buyouts.  

Juan Carlos also worked as an international visiting attorney for the corporate finance group focused in Latin American at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (New York Office). 

Experience

Firm: Brigard & Urrutia Attorneys

Position: Associate

Entry year: 2017 

 

Firm: Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP 

Position: International visiting attorney 

Entry year: 2016

 

Firm: Brigard & Urrutia Attorneys

Position: Associate

Entry year: 2010 

Educational Background

University: New York University School of Law   

Program: LL.M. in Corporation Law  

Degree: LL.M. in Corporation Law   

Year: 2016  

 

University: Universidad de los Andes  

Program: Specialization in tax law  

Degree: Tax law specialist  

Year: 2012  

 

University: Universidad de los Andes  

Program: Law 

Degree: Attorney  

Year: 2010