Maria Leonor Tobia is an associate in the Latin America practice and the Infrastructure and Energy practice at Paul Hastings. She is based in the firm’s New York office. Ms. Tobia is admitted to practice in New York, Spain, and Uruguay. Her practice covers sectors such as power, oil and gas, and infrastructure. Ms. Tobia has represented sponsors and lenders in cross-border financing and M&A transactions throughout Latin America. In Spain she focused on the tax aspects of these transactions.
Paul Hastings Advises on Five 2019 IJGlobal Awards
July 21, 2020
Paul Hastings Named Law Firm of the Year - Leading International Counsel in Latin America for Project Finance
November 25, 2019
Mesa La Paz Secures Financing for Mexican Onshore Wind Project
May 31, 2018
Paul Hastings’ Energy and Infrastructure Practice Recognized for Four Awards Related to the Financing of the Norte III Power Plant in Mexico
May 01, 2018
IENova Enters into $1 Billion Letter of Credit Facility
February 12, 2018
Macquarie Capital and Techint Receive Financing for Norte III Power Plant
August 31, 2017
GyM Ferrovias S.A. Secures Financing for Expansion of Lima, Peru Metro
August 25, 2017
Law Firm of the Year - Leading International Counsel in Latin America for Project Finance
Paul Hastings was named Project Finance Law Firm of the Year for Latin America by Chambers at the Chambers Latin America Awards 2019, held in Miami on November 22. The award follows the practice's rise to Band One in Latin America - Projects, of which Chambers noted the firm's "leading capabilities in the Latin American project finance market. Highly sought after by major international financial institutions and corporate developers to advise on key projects throughout the region, most notably in Colombia, Mexico and Peru. Possesses a deep bench of practitioners with superb knowledge of loan and securities financing for renewable energy, oil and gas and transport infrastructure projects."
November 25, 2019
Recognized by Latin Lawyer for the 2018 Project Finance Deal of the Year
Latin Lawyer magazine recognized Paul Hastings’ Energy and Infrastructure Practice for its representation of multiple project finance lenders in connection with the financing and construction of Norte III, a 907-megawatt power generation project in Mexico. The firm was honored as joint recipients of their “Project Finance Deal of the Year Award" for our representation of the lenders on the deal.
April 20, 2018
Recognized by IJGlobal for the represenation of Norte III - the Latin American Power Deal of the Year and Overall Deal of the Year for Infrastructure
IJGlobal recognized Paul Hastings’ Energy and Infrastructure Practice for its representation of multiple project finance lenders in connection with the financing and construction of Norte III, a 907-megawatt power generation project in Mexico. The firm was honored as joint recipients of the “Latin American Power Deal of the Year.” Additionally, the Norte III matter was recognized as the Overall Winner among Latin American infrastructure deals.
March 15, 2018