Paul Hastings Advises on Two 2020 IJGlobal Awards
New York – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, is pleased to announce that its Energy and Infrastructure Team advised on two transactions that won “deal of the year” awards at the 2020 IJGlobal Awards for the following categories:
Latin America Power and Editor’s Choice – Latin America
EnfraGen Refinancing: Paul Hastings represented EnfraGen Energía Sur, S.A.U., Prime Energía SpA, and EnfraGen Spain, S.A.U., in their issuance of US$710 million 5.375% senior secured notes due 2030 on December 17, 2020 pursuant to Rule 144A/Regulation S, combined with a pari passu US$1.05 billion bank debt.
The transaction was singled out for its size and complexity, as well as Enfragen’s mission to support zero carbon emission electric grids while stabilizing electricity pricing and access in Columbia, Chile, and Panama to deliver both environmental and social benefits.
The Enfragen refinancing has previously been recognized by Latin Lawyer as 2021 Project Finance Deal of the Year.
Transport – Airport – Latin America
Lima Airport Partners – Jorge Chavez International Airport Bridge Facility Refinancing: Paul Hastings is representing Lima Airport Partners (LAP) in the $1.8 billion expansion of the Jorge Chávez International Airport in Lima, Peru. The firm advised LAP and its sponsors on the $450 million bridge financing for the project.
The awards were announced in a virtual ceremony, and can be viewed here.
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