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Edgar Fernando Orozco Ceballos is a member of the Banking & Finance Practice in Greenberg Traurig's Mexico City office. He focuses his practice on public contracts, and state and municipal financing.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented Banco Nacional de Obras y Servicios Públicos, Sociedad Nacional de Crédito, Institución de Banca de Desarrollo (Banobras), as initial creditor, agent bank and collateral agent, in the financing of a simple loan agreement for MX$2,700’000,000.00 (approximately US$135 million) granted to ICA Constructora de Infraestructura, S.A. de C.V., as borrower, and ICA Constructora, S.A. de C.V., as joint and several obligor, to be used in the construction of the fourth section of the Tren Maya (which runs from Izamal to Cancun). The loan may be increased to a total amount of up to MX$4,000’000,000.00 (approx. US$200 million).
  • Representation of Banorte in the acquisition, via financial factoring, of certain collection rights arising from the early termination payments owed by the State of Yucatán in connection with the Service Provision Agreement (PPS Agreement) of the Great Mayan World Museum of Merida. The advice included representing Banorte's interests in the termination of the PPS Agreement and establishing mechanisms to carry out the complete and early payment of the financings entered into for the development of the project subject matter of the PPS Agreement.
  • Member of the team that advised the Federal Government of Mexico in the negotiation, instrumentation and execution of the first Public Private Partnership Agreement for the construction, development and commissioning of a Federal Penitentiary Center located in the State of Veracruz.°
  • Member of the team that advised the Government of Mexico City in the negotiation and instrumentation of an irrevocable administration and payment source trust, with the main purpose of granting credits in favor of people affected by the 2017 Mexico City earthquake, to enhance the resources provided by Mexico City through the acquisition of zero coupon bonds with a maturity of twenty years, and to allocate enhanced resources to the payment of credits granted to the victimized population.°
  • Member of the team that counseled the Ministry of Finance of the Federal Government of Mexico and the 32 states in the securitization of a Multiple Contributions Fund through the issuance of trust certificates with ticker symbol CIENCB 15 in the Mexican Stock Exchange, for an amount of up to 50,000 million pesos, for the development and construction of infrastructure for schools.°
  • Member of the team that advised the Federal Government in the interpretation, analysis and compliance of agreements for the provision of comprehensive capacity prison services, whereby certain suppliers carried out the construction and development of eight federal social rehabilitation centers.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Orozco Ceballos prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, S.C.

  • Intern, Abengoa, S.A. de C.V., 2013-2014

Credentials

Education
  • Law Degree, with honors, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico City, D.F., Mexico, 2014
Admissions
  • Mexico
Languages
  • Spanish, Native
  • English, Fluent