The operation managed by Luis Rafael Pellerano is being considered for the next edition of the Deals of the Year Awards, organized by the prestigious American publication
(Santo Domingo, 30 January 2019) – The Deals of the Year Awards have nominated, in its next edition, a financial operation managed by Luis Rafael Pellerano, today partner of the firm Pellerano Nadal, as local counsel. The Awards, organized by The American publication LatinFinance, are considering the recognized Dominican lawyer, his team, the Investment banks, and the Dominican Government in category "Sovereign Issuer of the Year: Dominican Republic" (Sovereign Emitter of the Year).
The LatinFinance Deals of the Year Awards recognize the best in the Finance and investments sector of Latin America. This year, the transactions that defined the market between October 2017 and September 2018 will be awarded. The announcement of the award-winning operation will be made during a gala dinner to be held on January 31, 2018 at the Gottam Hall, New York City.
In accordance with the Magazine, the contributions of Luis Rafael Pellerano, who leaded the team of local counsel, are a testament to his "experience, creativity and perseverance." Note that Mr. Pellerano has led 17 of the 18 sovereign transactions made by investments banks.
Trajectory of Success Luis Rafael
Pellerano is one of only nine lawyers in the Dominican Republic who has been classified in the category in commercial and corporate law by international associations such as Chambers and Partners of U.K., the Legal directory of greater influence in the world. He has also been recognized as a leading lawyer in the market by international legal publications such as International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Legal 500 and Who's Who Legal. In addition to LatinFinance, Luis Rafael Pellerano has been awarded by signatures like International Financial Law Review (IFLR) And Latin Lawyer. The lawyer has obtained other recognitions such as Star Partner Award for Supportive Partner, of the Office of Commercial Services of the Embassy of the United States.
A life dedicated to the law. Luis Rafael Pellerano
He has more than 40 years of professional work, during which he has developed a vast experience advising foreign and multinational companies that enter the Dominican market and companies in specialized industries like energy, tourism, emerging technologies, mining and financial service providers, among others. Throughout his career he has also led emblematic transactions in the Dominican Republic as the only record of Dominican public company on the New York Stock Exchange, the largest acquisition in the history of the country for more than US$2 billion, the largest foreign investment in the country's history for more than US$6 billion, the first international sovereign bond issue, among others. Currently, the leading Dominican Jurist concentrates his practice in project finance, capital market transactions, mergers and acquisitions, debt restructurings and other complex corporate issues.