Liat Tanur Kipnis

Liat Tanur Kipnis

Associate

Liat Tanur focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, including corporate law, securities law and financing. Her experience includes advising on mergers, acquisitions of public and private companies, joint ventures, partnerships, securities offerings and private placements. She has represented Mexican borrowers and Mexican and foreign lenders in new loans and debt restructuring matters, including the negotiation and granting of securities for national and cross border transactions. Likewise, her experience includes projects related to concessions and permits granted by the federal government, as well as energy projects.

Liat Tanur has also worked on public and private offerings in Mexico by Mexican companies and banks, including restructuring negotiations with securities holders, and has experience in the incorporation of brokerage firms and investment funds.

Concentrations

  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate and securities
  • Mergers and acquisitions
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取扱分野

実績紹介

  • Representation of the seller, in the sale of a company dedicated to the production, packaging, distribution, marketing and sale of all types of food products, wines and spirits. The purchase price of such transaction was approximately Ps$30,000,000 (thirty million Pesos lawful currency in Mexico). As part of the transaction, the parties executed several agreements including but not limited to trademarks assignment agreements.
  • Representation of the settlor and trustee, in a private issuance of trust bonds, whose underlying was the engagement and investment on the business of life insurance policies in the United States, through a Delaware Trust. The total amount of the offer was approximately USD$32,000,000 (thirty two million Dollars, lawful currency in the United States of America). As part of the transaction structure the parties of the Mexican Trust, as well as the Delaware Trust executed several agreements such as loan agreements, and pledge and security agreements
  • Representation of the common representative of the bondholders in the legal restructure of a public offer of certificados bursátiles, issued by the trustee of a Mexican public trust, approved by the Mexican Banking and Securities Commission, and registered in the National Securities Registry. As part of the restructure (i) the insurer of the offer was removed; (ii) the manager of the trust was removed and a new manager was appointed; (iii) the trustee was replaced; (iv) the tender documents were amended in order to reflect the abovementioned; (v) several bondholders meetings were held, in order for the bondholders to approve the restructure; and (vi) the corresponding update of the securities registration in the National Securities Registry was carried out.
  • Representation of a fund in the acquisition of mortgage loans through the purchase of the distressed portfolio of several Mexican public trusts. The purchase price of such transaction was approximately Ps$108,000,000 (one hundred eight million Pesos lawful currency in Mexico). As part of the transaction (i) a proper due diligence was carried out (ii) several bondholders meetings were held, in order for the bondholders to approve such assignment, since both Mexican trusts were issuers of trust bonds (certificados bursátiles); and (iii) the parties executed several agreements including but not limited to the assignment agreement by virtue of which the assignee acquired such mortgage loans from the trustee of such Mexican trusts.
  • Representation of the buyer in the acquisition of GMAC Financiera, S.A. de C.V., SOFOM, E.N.R. The corresponding update of the securities registration in the National Securities Registry was carried out, by amending the offering documents and the execution of filings before the Mexican authorities, since GMAC Financiera, S.A. de C.V., SOFOM, E.N.R., was the issuer of certain certificados bursátiles.
  • Participation in the legal structuring and issuance procedure of the Development Capital Certificates (CKDs), identified in the Mexican Stock Exchange with tycker symbol "GBMECK13. The total amount of the offer was Ps$1,300,000,000 (one thousand three hundred  million Pesos lawful currency of Mexico).
  • Representation of sellers, in the sale of several companies to a banking institution. The purchase price of such transaction was approximately Ps$3,612,000,000 (three thousand six hundred twelve million Pesos lawful currency in Mexico). As part of the transaction, the parties executed several agreements including but not limited to a master services agreement, a transition services agreement, a license agreement, a bank correspondant agreement and an asset purchase agreement, among other documents.
  • Participated as an advisor to a consortium in the legal structure of the "Proyecto Hidroelectrico 289 CH Chicoasen II" a hydro electrical power plant in Chiapas, Mexico, granted by the Comisión Federal de Electricidad, in favor of such consortium. The price of the mixed financed public work contract entered into by the Comisión Federal de Electricidad and the consortium is up to the amount of USD$386,000,000 (three hundred eighty six million dollars, lawful currency in the United States of America). 

°The above representations were handled by Liat Tanur prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig S.C.

学歴・資格・言語

学歴
  • LL.M., Tel Aviv University, 2014
  • Law Degree, Universidad IberoAmericana, Ciudad de México, 2010
弁護士資格
  • Mexico
言語
  • Spanish, Native
  • 英語, Fluent
  • Hebrew, Native