FERRERE

Partner

Sebastián Ramos

He provides legal advice to clients in the Financing of Projects and issuance of securities and he also counsels national and international companies in the development of projects, M&A and foreign investment.

 

Sebastián Ramos is a member of FERRERE’s Banking & Finance department. He provides legal advice to clients in the Financing of Projects and issuance of securities and he also counsels national and international companies in the development of projects, M&A and foreign investment.

He took part in FERRERE’s team that successfully represented National Administration of Power Plants and Electrical Transmissions (UTE for its Spanish abbreviation) in the issuance of convertible bonds for USD 100,000,000; the largest one in the history of the local Stock Market. In addition, he continually advises IDB INVEST and other multilaterals, funds and banks in the Project Finance of numerous projects, especially related to renewable energies.

He is the author of the bestseller “Contracts. Their drafting and templates”, published by Thomson Reuters, which has four editions and in 2017 he published the book "Project Finance”, also edited by Thomson Reuters. He is also the author of several papers and articles.

He is highlighted by the legal publication Chambers in the areas of Banking and Finance, Corporate, and Energy.

He is a professor of Contracts and of M&A of the University of Montevideo, and a professor of Contract Writing at the center of postgraduates of said institution.

From 2008 to 2010, as a member of the firm, he advised IBM of Uruguay as an internal lawyer and served as Country Counsel and as Contracts & Negotiations Specialist of that company.

Memberships

  • International Bar Association
  • Attorney, Universidad de Montevideo (Uruguay), 2008.
  • Master’s Degree in Law (LL.M.), School of Law of the University of Chicago, 2012.

"He's a very good professional and he's actively involved in the area."

Chambers Latin America / 2019 / Energy & Natural Resources

Active assisting private equity firms and other notable clients from various industries, including energy and agribusiness.

Chambers Latin America / 2019 / Corporate

He is a lawyer with great knowledge of law. His analysis when dealing with complex matters is always very deep but, at the same time, clear for the customer."

Chambers Latin America / 2019 / Banking & Finance

"Super-attentive and professional."

Chambers Latin America / 2018

"He has great knowledge of the banking sector and understands exactly what route the client wants to go down."

Chambers Latin America / 2018

"Responsive and proactive."

Legal 500 /Bancario y Financiero

"Very responsive and thorough."

Legal 500 / Corporativo

Next Generation Lawyer

Legal 500 / in Banking & Finance

Next Generation Lawyer

Legal 500 / Corporate

Recommended

IFLR 1000
08/01/2019
Regional

FERRERE promotes five new partners

FERRERE has appointed five new partners to the firm, Soledad Díaz, Verónica Franco, Martín Pallares, Sebastián Ramos and Daniel Robalino Orellana, as of January 1, 2019.

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