Beatriz Spiess, notary, has recently been promoted to partner. She focuses on real estate transactions, agribusiness and environmental matters. She advises developers in structuring, financing and promotion of real estate investments, assisting them in all stages of their projects (housing and commercial) and has assisted retail companies in commercial leases and agreements. She has vast experience in agribusiness transactions too. She participates in regulatory and environmental due diligence, particularly for energy and infrastructure projects, having advised both sponsors and lenders in the purchase, sale and project financing of renewable energy projects, mainly photovoltaic and wind.
She is a professor of the real estate transactions graduate course at Universidad de Montevideo and has led graduate courses on renewable energy at the Universidad Católica del Uruguay.
Beatriz has a master’s in banking and financial law (LLM) from Boston University (2009).