Fernando Lillo's practice concentrates on lending and structured financing as well as general counseling. He advises clients on matters relating to energy and infrastructure markets, in particular project finance.
Fernando has broad experience with structured financing of renewable energy projects (wind parks, mini hydraulic, biomass, cogeneration, solar, and thermal solar plants) and infrastructure projects (toll roads, highways, parking lots, wastewater treatment plants, hospitals, sports centers, hotels, and nursing homes, among others), including administrative concessions. His experience encompasses all types of credits, loans, and security packages in project, corporate, acquisition, and asset financing. He also has experience providing advice to local and international promoters and investors (including investment funds) in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors, and in both acquisitions and asset sales, as well as their financing. In addition, he advises and acts as the secretary of the board of directors of various companies.
Recent clients in representative public matters include: Aberdeen Infrastructure (HoldCo) B.V.; Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA); Banco Popular Espanol, S.A.; Banco Santander, S.A.; Caixabank, S.A.; Haitong Bank; Instituto de Credito Oficial (ICO); and Portigon AG.
FIEM provides financing to COCESNA for procurement of new PSR Radar system on MSSR-S in Las Nubes, Nicaragua
FIEM provides financing to COCESNA for renewal and expansion of airspace security system in Costa Rica and Belize
Aberdeen Infrastructure acquires minority participation in share capital of concession company managing two railway lines
Honors & Distinctions
Best Lawyers (2014-2016)
Chambers Global (2011-2016)
Chambers Europe - projects (2008-2016)
The Legal 500 EMEA (2010-2012)