Camila Villafuerte

Associate

Camila is a Senior Banking and Corporate Attorney.

Information

EXPERIENCE

Camila is a Senior Associate of the Firm Romero and member of the Corporate and International Division since 2007, with more than 18 years of legal Corporate and Banking Experience. Currently she is the head of the Banking, Finance and Insurance Division.

Her responsibilities and experience within the Firm include corporate legal advice, as well as Banking and Finance advice to local and international clients, and elaboration, negotiation and formalization of contracts of all kinds.

She has participated in several important projects and financings of national and international companies, associations and NGO´s, as well as the execution of legal inventories for corporations. She recently provided legal assistance in one of the greater energy projects in El Salvador financed by foreign Senior Lenders. She has been in charge of M&A projects and Due Diligences. Her experience is also on Anti Money Laundering regulations and it implementation from a Corporate and employer perspective. She has been involved in several financing projects with major Senior lenders and international lenders, such as: Finnfund, KfW, FMO Bank, Locfund, DFC (formerly OPIC), among others.

In addition, she advises international clients who wish to establish investments in El Salvador. She provides legal advice to Investment Development Funds, Finance Agencies, Multilateral Banks and International Commercial Banks.

She has advised international clients entering El Salvador with projects tendered by the Government of El Salvador, advising them globally in contracting with the Government of El Salvador and participated in tenders financed by foreign entities or banks not domiciled in El Salvador.

Her experience also includes negotiations and direct arrangements as part of the termination of Contracts held with the Government of El Salvador or autonomous institutions.

Camila also has extensive experience in property registration and commercial matters, conducting investigations and processes required for the conservation of property rights.

Before joining the Firm, she worked in Law Firms of international prestige and Local Banks, she has participated in different seminars on Tax and Registry Law. It also has Several Diplomas in Notarial, Labor, Tax Law, Civil Procedure Law.

INDUSTRIES:

  • Reinsurances.
  • Foreign Banks.
  • International Investment Funds.
  • NGO´s.
  • Construction.
  • International Agencies.
  • Foreign Governments.
  • Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Products.
  • Foods for mass consumption.
  • Industrial products.
  • Textile industry.
  • Automotive industry.
  • International cooperation
  • Duty Free.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Corporate Law
  • Labor Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Migratory Law
  • Registration Law (Property and Commercial)
  • Notary services