Jesus Beltran

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Jesús’ practice focuses on cross-border corporate and financial transactions, with an emphasis on financing and capital markets, corporate and investment banking, M&A, and other strategic transactions. He advises borrowers and lenders in syndicated and bilateral loans, as well as issuers and underwriters in the debt and equity capital markets. He has extensive knowledge of the banking sector, in particular of the various laws across Latin America that impact the business of institutional cross-border banking.

Prior to joining FERRERE, Jesús worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML), where he was General Counsel for Latin America and the Caribbean, excluding Mexico and Brazil (the so-called EBRAMEX region), and Senior Counsel for Corporate and Investment Banking in Latin America. In that role, Jesús was the main regional counsel for all the countries in the LatAm EBRAMEX region where BAML maintains a local presence and for all business lines operating in that region on a cross-border basis. 

Jesús also worked at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, based in New York City and Rome, Italy. He represented clients on a broad range of corporate and financial matters, with an emphasis on corporate finance and capital markets, M&A, joint ventures, strategic partnerships, and equity investments.

Jesús obtained his law degree, with honours, from Cornell Law School and received his undergraduate degree in Mechanical-Aerospace Engineering and International Studies, with high distinction, from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Jesús is a member of the Bar in the State of New York, and is also a member of the American Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association.


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