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Katia Brener

Advises clients on a wide range of public and private capital markets transactions, primarily in Latin America.

Katia is a member of our Capital Markets and Latin America practices. She advises clients on public and private capital markets transactions, including IPOs, secondary offerings, high-yield and investment-grade debt offerings and liability management transactions, primarily in Latin America.

Katia, a native Spanish speaker, also advises clients with respect to securities law issues and general corporate matters, including corporate governance.


Experience highlights

  • High-yield debt offerings by Al Candelaria, Banreservas, Credivalores, Fresnillo, Grupo KUO, Grupo Posadas, Grupo Unicomer, Industrias Peñoles, JBS, KIO Networks, PDVSA and Promigas
  • Investment-grade debt offerings by Banco del Estado de Chile, BBVA Colombia, CODELCO, EFE, Endesa Chile, Enersis Américas, Entel, Metro de Santiago, Ocensa, Terrafina and other Latin American issuers
  • Initial public offerings of Adecoagro and Hamilton Lane
  • Follow-on equity offerings by Almacenes Exito, Adecoagro, Banco Santander (Brasil) and Hamilton Lane
  • Liability management transactions for CODELCO, Fresnillo, Gol, Grupo KUO, Grupo, JBS, KIO Networks, Posadas, PDVSA and Terrafina
  • Debt restructuring transactions for Oro Negro and Petroamazonas
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Latinvex – "Latin America's Top 100 Female Lawyers," 2016–2019
J.D., New York University School of Law
  • Order of the Coif
  • magna cum laude
  • Notes Editor, New York University Law Review
B.A., Yale University
Law Clerk, Hon. Amalya L. Kearse, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1999-2000
Professional history
  • Counsel, 2013-present
  • Associate, 2000-2012
Qualifications and admissions
  • State of New York
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