About the Author
Jaime M Senior is a partner at Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández. Mr Senior concentrates his practice on matters of civil, commercial and business organisational laws generally, with an emphasis on banking and financial transactions and foreign investment. Mr Senior’s practice has been recognised by several international publications. Chambers and Partners 2017 distinguishes Mr Senior’s practice, while Latin Lawyer 250 – 2015 notes that Mr Senior is a "high profile figure in the firm", and goes on to distinguish Mr Senior’s M&A practice and experience. The Legal 500 2017 praises Mr Senior as a "key name of note". Finally, the IFLR1000 – Energy & Infrastructure 2017 guide states that Mr Senior is a "key partner" in the firm’s energy and infrastructure practice, while the IFLR1000 – Financial & Corporate 2017 guide takes note of Mr Senior’s M&A practice.
In his practice, Mr Senior regularly counsels foreign and domestic clients in mergers and acquisitions, the negotiation of all types of commercial agreements, tax matters, financings, corporate reorganisations as well as tourism and industrial free zones investments. Additionally, Mr Senior is experienced in the supervision and strategy of dispute resolution matters, with an emphasis on disputes related to foreign investment.
Prior to joining Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández as a partner, Mr Senior was as an associate in the New York office of Sidley Austin LLP. During his time at Sidley, Mr Senior’s practice was focused on counselling international firms and investors in mergers and acquisitions transaction. Mr Senior also represented financial institutions and sponsors in all aspects of private equity funds, with a focus on Latin America.