Arturo de la Parra focuses his practice on a range of cross-border and domestic project and infrastructure-related lending transactions, with a particular emphasis in the renewable energy sector. He also has significant experience in structuring operations such as off-balance sheet financing and 144A green bonds offerings.
Arturo advised the Mexican federal government in the financing and development of Mexico City's new international airport, including the green bonds offering for US$6 billion (the highest in Latin America), and the Fibra E shares IPO on the Mexican Stock Exchange for MXN$30 billion (the highest in Mexico).
Arturo has relevant experience representing private companies and governmental entities in Mexico with structuring, negotiating, and documenting public bids related to the development of public infrastructure. He also has advised clients on aviation matters, including obtaining airport concessions for operation in Mexico.
Prior to joining Jones Day in 2013, Arturo worked in the New York office of an international law firm, where he represented American and Latin American issuers, underwriters, and others in equity and debt offerings in local and international markets.
Arturo has participated as a lecturer on administrative law at the Universidad Iberoamericana.
- Universidad de Salamanca, Spain (Ph.D. candidate in Private Law 2013; LL.M. in Economics and Law 2011); New York University (Postgraduate studies in Corporate Finance 2012); Universidad Iberoamericana (J.D. 2008)
Chambers Latin America, Mexico (2017)
Climate Bonds Initiative: Largest Corporate Green Bond Award (2017)
IFLR: Latin America Corporate Bond Award (2016)
LatinFinance awards for: Structured Financing of the Year (2016), Syndicated Loan of the Year (2016), Best Infrastructure Firm Mexico (2016), and Best Airport Financing (2016)
Global Transport Finance: Airport Finance Innovative Deal of the Year (2016)
- Spanish and English