Nanette Aguirre

Nanette Aguirre


Nanette Aguirre concentrates on derivatives and structured products. Her experience includes negotiating all forms of international derivative (ISDA), trading and prime brokerage agreements with global institutions. Additionally, she regularly advises on regulatory issues affecting the derivatives market, including without limitation, Dodd-Frank and related cross-border regulation. Nanette works throughout Latin America, in countries like Mexico and Colombia, advising banks, endowments, clearing organizations and other financial institutions.

She has structured and negotiated finance and derivative transactions (including Indian and Chinese swaps, and generally, hedging securitization vehicles, credit and fund-linked derivatives, loan, credit default and equity swaps), exchange traded derivative agreements (including SEFs, and Futures and Options), repurchase agreements, securities lending agreements, prime brokerage (Reg T, Portfolio Margining and Enhanced Leverage), clearing (ISDA-FIA, DTCC, ISDA Amend/, electronic trading agreements, tri-party and give-up arrangements.

Nanette sits on the board of the Florida Alternative Investment Association. Prior to Greenberg Traurig, Nanette spent eleven years in the Structured Products and Derivatives department of a major New York law firm serving the financial services sector and working closely with some of the industry’s largest hedge funds, mutual funds and pension plans.


  • Complex structured derivative transactions
  • Risk management and operational issues
  • Regulatory compliance, including Dodd-Frank
  • Cross-border issues, including EMIR and AIFMD
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  • Deutsche Bank, Prime Brokerage and Global Derivatives, 2003-­2004
  • Merrill Lynch, Fixed Income and Derivatives, 1998-2001
  • Lehman Brothers, Foreign Exchange Derivatives, 1997-1998


  • J.D., Rutgers Law School, 2003
  • B.A., New York University Stern School of Business, 1997
  • New York
  • New Jersey