Nicholas Rodríguez has a diverse corporate practice focused on cross-border M&A, private equity, joint ventures and restructurings. He has extensive experience in the energy, infrastructure, financial services, media, and telecommunications sectors, representing clients in the United States, Europe and Latin America. He has worked throughout Central America and Latin America, including in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, Panama and Paraguay.

Nicholas has represented companies such as Advent International; Atlas Holdings; Brookfield Asset Management; Citigroup Global Markets; Enjoy, S.; General Electric; GIC Special Investments (Government of Singapore Investment Corporation); Intesa Sanpaolo SpA; Mapei International; Mastercard International; Millicom International Cellular SA; NII Holdings; Ospraie Management; and Verint Systems.

Nicholas has advised Citigroup Global Markets in numerous matters, including its role as financial adviser to Vivo Participações in connection with its $639 million corporate restructuring. He advised Advent International in its acquisition of the largest airport operator group in the Dominican Republic, which was recognised by the International Financial Law Review as the 2008 Private Equity Deal of the Year for the Americas. Nicholas also advised NII Holdings, Inc in its $178 million sale of Nextel Argentina to Grupo Clarin, which LatinFinance named as its 2015 Domestic M&A Deal of the Year.

Nicholas is the sole recipient of Lexology’s 2019 Client Choice Award (M&A) (Florida), which recognises law firm partners who provide exceptional client care and provide significant value to clients’ businesses above and beyond others in the market.

Nicholas was born in Medellin, Colombia and is fluent in Spanish.

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