D'Onza, Rossanna

Rossanna D'Onza

Partner
Baker & McKenzie Madrid S.L.P.

Biography

Rossanna D'Onza, Banking & Finance partner of Baker McKenzie Madrid office, is experienced in cross-border lending, syndicated loans, project finance, acquisition finance and LOBs, asset-backed finance, financial structuring, derivatives and financial products, domestic and international securitizations and financial restructuring. She has been selected by the Latin Lawyer and Chambers & Partners directories as a leading lawyer knowledgeable in Insolvency & Restructuring Projects, respectively.

Practice Focus

Ms. D’Onza advises on cross-border lending, syndicated loans, project finance, acquisition finance, asset-backed finance, structured finance, derivative and financial products, domestic and international securitizations, as well as financial restructuring.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Acted for The Royal Bank of Scotland PLC in the limited recourse project financing for the design, construction and operation of certain stretches of the A-3 highway.

  • Acted for Caja Madrid in connection with the USD55 million financing granted to FTapias Mexico S.A. de C.V. for the acquisition of an oil tanker to be subsequently leased to PEMEX.

  • Acted for two major international groups in securitization programs of Spanish receivables.

  • Acted for General Motors Europe in the refinancing of the General Motors’ group debt and the reorganization of Adam Opel.

  • Acted for EMED Mining Public Limited in the restructuring of its debt and the granting of security on Spanish assets and by its Spanish subsidiaries.

  • Acted for Caja Madrid in the limited recourse project financing for the construction and exploitation of Hospital del Sureste, S.A. (Madrid).

Admissions

  • Madrid~Spain (2004)
  • Venezuela (1994)

Education

  • Harvard University (LL.M.) (1997)
  • Andrés Bello Catholic University (M.C.L. Honors) (1993)

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Previous Offices

  • Caracas