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Partner

Practice Areas

  • Merger & Acquisitions
  • Banking & Finance
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance
  • Capital Markets
  • Trust
TATIANA ABADIA

Tatiana is our leader in the Banking, Finance, and Capital Markets department. She has advised clients on projects related to Project Finance, as well as Corporate Governance and Compliance.

Tatiana has offered services in various industrial sectors such as energy and natural resources, environment, infrastructure, and others during her experience.

Tatiana specializes in cross-border financing, debt restructuring, syndicated corporate loans (both secured and unsecured), and acquisition finance.

She has participated in the structuring of guarantee trusts, consulting in her practice areas, registration of issuance of public securities transactions, and structuring and registering investment funds in Panama.

Tatiana has been developing experience in green bound and ASG criteria, offering the client a sustainability perspective investment. She represents clients of local and international banks, Stock Exchange, Trusts, and Funds, among others.

Education

  • Santa Maria La Antigua University, Panama (LL.B., Cum Laude, 2002).
  • The Pontifical University of Comillas, Spain (Master’s Degree in Financial Markets, 2004).
  • The University of Navarra- IESE Business School, Women, and Leadership online program (Certification, 2019).
  • Climate Bond Initiative, Green Bonus Program BomBoot Camp (Certification, 2019)

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Relevant Transactions

  • The Firm advised an important economic group with representation in several Latin American countries. It was responsible for structuring a syndicated refinancing among twelve Panamanian banks, consisting of three facilities for the total amount of up to US$ 28,934,039.26 and their respective guarantees.
  • The Firm advised an international financial institution in the granting of a loan of US$ 300,000,000.00 to a Panamanian operating company, guaranteed with garments and mortgages of assets located in Panama.
  • Legal advisors of a Panamanian capital bank with a general banking license to practice in the Republic of Panama, respecting the amendment of a Long Term Syndicated Loan granted to a foreign bank, together with five foreign banks, for the sum of US$ 122,500,000.00, for the Re-profiling of the remaining balance of the 2016 loan and additional financing for general corporate uses.
  • Legal Advisors of Centralamerica Bottling Corporation (CBC) and CBC Management Investment Inc., in connection with the issuance and sale by CBC of an additional Two Hundred million dollars (US$200,000,000.00) principal amount of its Senior Guaranteed Notes due in 2027 based on Rule 144A and Regulation S.
  • Legal Advisors of Prival Bank, S.A., Structuring Agent of the Public Issuance of Corporate Bonds of the company Compañía Insular Americana, S.A., with a nominal value of up to Ninety million dollars (US$90,000,000.00), authorized for sale in public offering by the SMV under Resolution SMV No. 302-19 of August 9, 2019.
  • Legal Advisors in the structuring of a Private Fund for investment in emerging companies in the Food and Beverage Sector for up to Twenty million dollars (US$20,000,000.00).