ALTA QIL+4 strengthens its Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Banking & Finance practice by promoting Melissa Echeverría as partner.

March, 2023 - Guatemala, D.C.

We are very pleased to announce the promotion of Melissa Echeverría as partner in our Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Banking & Finance practice.

Melissa has extensive experience in complex M&A processes, being praised by clients and peers for her ability to run productive due diligence processes and successfully handle multiple jurisdictional transactions. She also focuses her expertise on private banking, advising local and foreign financial institutions in syndicated loan structures, guarantee structures and cross-border transactions.

Melissa has more than 13 years of expertise in these practice areas and has been involved in acquisitions for many types of industries, including real property, agrobusiness, life and health, food and beverages, and automobile, advising clients in every stage of a deal, from initial consideration and strategic planning to legal due diligence, negotiation, documentation, regulatory review, and implementation.

Melissa has great leadership skills and has demonstrated exceptional business and legal expertise, as well as a successful record serving our clients in various industries and doing so in a collaborative manner with her colleagues.

We believe in the ongoing commitment of providing the best-in class client service and developing and advancing our team of highly skilled lawyers to continue leading in this field.

We look forward for our new partner Melissa leading the way in this new role, continuing to build our practice, and strengthening our core values as a firm.

Marcos Ibargüen
Managing Partner