Partner Profile

Francisco Fernández-Cueto

Galicia Abogados


LL 250


Francisco co-heads the firm's energy and infrastructure groups. His practice focuses on energy matters, with particular emphasis on power as well as natural gas activities.

He advises clients in the development, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of small, medium and large-scale energy projects, sector M&A transactions and joint ventures, as well as energy regulation and litigation. He is particularly known for his participation in sophisticated transactions and his experience in the negotiation of financing agreements and project contracts

Francisco represents the full spectrum of industry participants, including sponsors, developers, project companies, lenders (commercial banks, public banks, multinational agencies, export credit agencies, private equity funds and other capital providers), insurers, contractors and other investors.

Latin Lawyer praise his negotiation skills, technical expertise and business approach. Chambers and Partners ranks him in Band 2 in energy and natural resources, and Band 3 in projects. The Legal 500 recognise Francisco as a Tier 1 expert in Mexico.

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