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Florida Governor Rick Scott Appoints Juan Enjamio to Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2014
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP’s Juan C. Enjamio was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to the Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nomination Commission. Enjamio, one of twenty-seven individuals across the state appointed to nine Judicial Nominating Commissions, is managing partner of the firm’s Miami office and head of the labor and employment team in Miami...

Florida Trend Recognizes Two Hunton & Williams Partners as 2014 Florida Legal Elite
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2014
Florida, United States of America

MIAMI — July 21, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP is pleased to announce that partners Samuel A. Danon and Thomas R. Julin have been recognized by their peers as two of Florida’s “Legal Leaders” in Florida Trend magazine’s eleventh edition of Florida Legal Elite in 2014...

Hunton & Williams Prepares ‘Business Without Borders,’ A Report on the Importance of Cross-Border Data Transfers to Global Prosperity
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2014
New York, United States of America

Hunton & Williams, in collaboration with the US Chamber of Commerce, recently issued “Business Without Borders: The Importance of Cross-Border Data Transfers to Global Prosperity,” a report which highlights the benefits of cross-border data transfers to businesses in the international marketplace...

Legal Stronghold, Executive South Florida Magazine (Gus Membiela quoted)
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2014
Florida, United States of America

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World Bank Group Publishes New Report On Resource Financed Infrastructure, Co-Authored by Hunton & Williams Lawyers
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2014
D.C., United States of America

WASHINGTON — June 30, 2014 — The World Bank Group recently published Resource Financed Infrastructure: A Discussion on a New Form of Infrastructure Financing...

Best USA Law Firm: Project Finance, Infrastructure & Energy 2014
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2014
New York, United States of America

NEW YORK — June 26, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP was named the Best USA Law Firm: Project Finance, Infrastructure & Energy 2014 by the International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards (ILASA). The award recognizes firms for excellence in annual results, lasting performance in management and leadership, and a high level of achievement in their home markets...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Owner of 20 Exchange Place in $240M Construction Loan
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2014
New York, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised DTH Capital Inc. in connection with a $240 million construction loan with respect to 20 Exchange Place, the landmark Art Deco building built in 1931 as headquarters for firms that ultimately became Citigroup. A number of the tower floors were previously converted to apartments following construction financing obtained in 2006...

Fradyn Suárez Recognized Among Top 50 Female Latin America-Focused Lawyers
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, May 2014
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP partner Fradyn Suárez has been selected by the editorial staff of Latinvex as one of the top 50 female lawyers focusing on Latin America from firms across the globe, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and the Cayman Islands...

Environmental Practice Wins Chambers USA Award of Excellence; 32 Practices, 86 Lawyers Ranked
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, May 2014
New York, United States of America

NEW YORK — May 27, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP announces that the Environmental Practice, including Climate Change, has won the Chambers USA 2014 Award of Excellence. This award reflects the significant achievements over the past 12 months of the firm’s environment and climate change practices, which are led by William L. Wehrum...

Hunton & Williams Dealmakers – Fradyn Suárez, Gabriel Valdés
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, May 2014
Florida, United States of America

Fradyn Suárez and Gabriel Valdés highlight their work that resulted in a multilateral development institution’s successful closing of a multimillion-dollar loan to a Brazilian bank. Hunton & Williams works to protect the bank which is a primary source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean. Suárez focuses primarily on cross-border finance and investments...

Hunton & Williams To Receive 2014 Burton Award for Legal Writing
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, May 2014
New York, United States of America

NEW YORK — May 1, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP announces the firm will receive the 2014 Distinguished Legal Writing Award from The Burton Foundation for an article coauthored by partners Terence G. Connor and Kevin J. White, “The Consideration of Arrest and Conviction Records in Employment Decisions: A Critique of the EEOC Guidance,” published in the June 2013 issue of Seton Hall Law Review...

Hunton & Williams Announces 2014 Partner Promotions; New Washington Office Managing Partner
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, April 2014
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP announces the promotion of the following nine lawyers to partner. The firm proudly recognizes these talented individuals for their accomplishments and outstanding client service focus. McLean Syed S. Ahmad and Brian J. Tanenbaum Miami Uriel A. Mendieta Raleigh Kerry E. Johnson Richmond J. C. Chenault V, Andrew G...

Hunton & Williams Represents Promerica Financial Corp. in Acquisition of Banco de la Producción SA
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, April 2014
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP represented Promerica Financial Corporation in its recent acquisition of shares representing 56 percent of Banco de la Producción SA, Ecuador’s third-largest publicly traded lender...

15 Years in Miami; A Force in the City and Internationally in South Florida Executive Feature
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, April 2014
Florida, United States of America

April 2014 Standing Firm South Florida Executive Magazine Managing Partner Wally Martinez, Miami office Managing Partner Juan Enjamio, Litigation Department Head Sam Danon, and Latin America practice Chairman Fernando Alonso describe how in the last 15 years, the firm has strengthened its role throughout Miami and Latin American business and legal markets. http://www.hunton...

Chambers Global 2014 Recognizes Hunton & Williams LLP
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, March 2014
New York, United States of America

NEW YORK — March 31, 2014 — Chambers Global has recognized Hunton & Williams LLP in its 2014 directory of “The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business.” In addition to its recognition in practices ranging from climate change to energy to banking and finance, among others, Hunton & Williams became ranked in Band 1 of the new Europe-wide section for Data Protection...

Walter Andrews Stresses Hunton & Williams’ Commitment to Client Service to Law360
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, March 2014
Florida, United States of America

Based on the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report that named Hunton & Williams a client service “leader,” Law360 says the firm is “breathing down the necks” of the highest ranked firms. According to Walter Andrews, adding value to client relationships is a high priority at Hunton & Williams...

Brazil, Central America Boost Hunton & Williams
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, March 2014
Virginia, United States of America

Despite the economic slowdown in Brazil, the South American country remains a key driver of business at law firm Hunton & Williams. “Brazil is very strong,” says Fernando Alonso, Chairman of the firm's Latin American Practice Group. “Right now there is some talk that it’s not the moment in Brazil, with the economy not growing so much. But that’s when you want to do your purchases...

Fernando Alonso, David Yates, Uriel Mendieta Highlighted in Daily Business Review for Banco Sabadell Deal
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, February 2014
Florida, United States of America

Fernando Alonso, David Yates and Uriel Mendieta, working with Anna Oestereicher of Banco Sabadell, helped arrange the bank’s estimated $12 million acquisition of Lloyds TSB Bank Plc’s Miami private banking business Nov. 1. According to Alonso, drafting the documents was challenging because the original transaction was structured according to British law...

Hunton & Williams Named to Global Litigation Top 50 by The Lawyer
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

WASHINGTON — January 27, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP was designated a Global Litigation Top 50 law firm by The Lawyer in its annual ranking of international law firms, released in December 2013. The Lawyer is a well-known UK-based legal publication for business lawyers and in-house counsel...

Hunton & Williams Advises in Houston Business Journal’s Banking Deal of the Year for 2013
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

DALLAS — January 24, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP advised FVNB Corp. and its wholly owned subsidiary First Victoria National Bank headquartered in Victoria, Texas, in a merger agreement with Prosperity Bank. The stock-and-cash deal was valued at $374 million and named Houston Business Journal’s Deal of the Year 2013 in the banking category...

Fernando Alonso Named Among Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers by Latinvex
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Florida, United States of America

Latinvex, a daily news and weekly analysis publisher on Latin America business, named Fernando Alonso their list of Latin America's Top 100 Lawyers, comprised of lawyers from international law firms that are involved in the growing legal business in Latin America...

Hunton & Williams Again Named Top Environmental Law Firm
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

WASHINGTON — January 14, 2014 — For the fourth year in a row, Hunton & Williams LLP has been designated a Law360 Environmental Group of the Year...

Antitrust and Competition Team Recognized as a Highly Recommended Firm by Global Competition Review for the 8th Consecutive Year
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

The shape of the Washington, DC antitrust bar has clearly shifted over the past year as many top practices added or subtracted major names, going to and from government and rival firms. At some firms, a generational shift has clearly started, and practitioners here say it will shape the future of this leading antitrust bar...

Hunton & Williams' Stuart Raphael Appointed Solicitor General of Virginia
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

RICHMOND, Va. — January 7, 2014 — Hunton & Williams LLP announces that its partner, Stuart A. Raphael, has been appointed the Solicitor General of Virginia by Attorney General-Elect Mark Herring. General Herring, who will be sworn in on January 11, said that Raphael will be a key player on his "dream team...

'Top Law Firm' Hunton & Williams LLP Attorneys Listed as 'Top Lawyers' and 'Top Up & Comers' in 2014 South Florida Legal Guide
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

MIAMI — January 7, 2014 — Nominated by their peers in their respective practice areas, Hunton & Williams LLP Miami-based partners Fernando C. Alonso, Terence G. Connor, Samuel A. Danon, Juan C. Enjamio, Paul C. Huck, Jr., Thomas R. Julin and Fernando Margarit have been listed as “Top Lawyers” in the 2014 South Florida Legal Guide. In addition, attorneys Patricia Acosta, John J...

Hunton & Williams LLP - Serving National and International Clients
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

When U.S., European and Latin American companies, financial institutions, governments and individuals need legal assistance with major transactions or litigation, the attorneys at Hunton & Williams’ Miami office provide experienced guidance...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Virginia American Water in Acquisition of Dale Service Corporation for $27.7 Million
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, January 2014
Virginia, United States of America

McLEAN, VIRGINIA — November 19, 2013 — Hunton & Williams LLP advised Virginia American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Works Company, Inc., the largest publicly traded US water and wastewater utility company, in its $27...

Hunton & Williams LLP Partner Maya Eckstein Named Among Top 250 Women in IP
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Virginia, United States of America

RICHMOND, VA — December 20, 2013 — Managing Intellectual Property named Hunton & Williams' partner Maya Eckstein among its Top 250 Women in IP. The selected partners were chosen based upon the rankings of the magazine’s 2013 IP Stars. Research supporting these rankings included thousands of interviews and surveys by IP partners and law firms across the United States...

Hunton & Williams LLP Receives Top Rating in 2014 Corporate Equality Index
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Virginia, United States of America

NEW YORK, NY — December 13, 2013 — Hunton & Williams LLP received a perfect score in the recently released Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s annual "Corporate Equality Index...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Sabadell in Acquisition of Lloyds Bank’s Private Banking Business
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Sabadell in its acquisition of the assets and liabilities that comprise Lloyds Bank's private banking business based in Miami for mostly Latin American clients. "We are pleased to continue to assist Sabadell in this sort of transaction," said Fernando C. Alonso, corporate partner and chairman of the firm's Latin American practice group...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Sabadell United Bank in Strategic Merger with JGB Bank
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Sabadell in its agreement to acquire JGB Bank of Miami through its US domestic bank, Sabadell United Bank. Sabadell United Bank is a subsidiary of global banking institution Banco Sabadell and provides banking services throughout Florida...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Sabadell United Bank in Strategic Merger with JGB Bank
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Sabadell in its agreement to acquire JGB Bank of Miami through its US domestic bank, Sabadell United Bank. Sabadell United Bank is a subsidiary of global banking institution Banco Sabadell and provides banking services throughout Florida...

Alabama Power Company $300 Million Senior Notes Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, December 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, RBS Securities Inc. and Scotia Capital (USA) Inc., as joint-booking running managers on an SEC registered offering by Alabama Power of $300 million aggregate principal amount of Series 2013A Senior Notes due December 1, 2023...

NextEra Energy, Inc. − 11,100,000 Shares of Common Stock Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc. and Barclays Capital Inc. as underwriters on an SEC-registered offering of 11,100,000 shares of common stock of NextEra Energy, Inc. ("NEE"), of which 4,500,000 shares were issued by NEE and 6,600,000 shares were borrowed from third parties by Citibank, N.A...

Potomac Electric Power Company $150 Million First Mortgage Bond Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Barclays Capital Inc., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, and Scotia Capital (USA) Inc. as joint book-running managers on an SEC-registered offering by Potomac Electric Power Company ("Pepco") of $150 million aggregate principal amount of first mortgage bonds due 2043. Pepco, a subsidiary of Pepco Holdings, Inc...

Female Powerbrokers Q&A: Hunton & Williams’ Sandy Collins
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Cassandra “Sandy” Collins is a partner in Hunton & Williams LLP’s Richmond, Va., office. As the administrative partner of the firm’s global litigation group, she is responsible for managing the allocation of firm resources on litigation matters for a group of more than 200 attorneys...

Appalachian Power Company $380.3 Million Consumer Rate Relief Bonds Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and RBS Securities Inc., as joint book-running managers, on an SEC-registered offering of $380,300,000 aggregate principal amount of senior secured consumer rate relief bonds by Appalachian Consumer Rate Relief Funding LLC, issued pursuant to a securitization structure...

Delmarva Power & Light Company $300 Million First Mortgage Bond Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc., RBS Securities Inc., and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC as joint book-running managers on an SEC-registered offering by Delmarva Power & Light Company ("Delmarva Power") of $300 million aggregate principal amount of first mortgage bonds due 2023. Delmarva Power, a public utility company owned by Pepco Holdings, Inc...

National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation - $400 Million offering of Collateral Trust Bonds
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, November 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., RBS Securities Inc., Scotia Capital (USA) Inc. and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc., as joint-booking running managers on an SEC registered offering by National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation ("CFC") of $400 million aggregate principal amount of collateral trust bonds due 2023...

Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution Handbook 2013, Financier Worldwide
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, October 2013
Florida, United States of America

http://www.hunton.com/files/News/1c41b45f-a9e7-4774-a0d2-5c604e92a35d/Presentation/NewsAttachment/8c32ffd2-6267-4ef2-9942-afa7ad3f4853/CAH_Litigation...

Hunton & Williams LLP Secures Patent for Interactive Media IP
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, August 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Interactive Media IP announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent No. 8,429,005, “Method for Determining Effectiveness of Display Objects in Advertising Images.” The ’005 patent is the newest addition to Interactive Media’s patent portfolio, which dates to 1999 and covers interactive versions of publication pages and images. Eric J...

Accenture's Global Director of Data Privacy Bojana Bellamy To Assume Presidency of The Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, August 2013
Virginia, United States of America

WASHINGTON — June 25, 2013 — The Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton & Williams LLP is pleased to announce that Bojana Bellamy, global director of data privacy for Accenture, will be joining the firm as president of the Centre, effective September 2, 2013. Current Centre President Martin E. Abrams is retiring on September 1, staying on as an advisor to the Centre...

Hunton & Williams Named Among ‘Best Companies to Work For’ by Florida Trend
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2013
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP was named among Florida's Top 100 "Best Companies to Work For" by Florida Trend magazine for the fourth time in the past five years This year, Hunton & Williams placed fourth among the “Best Large Companies” (250 or more employees)...

Corey Lee Named Among '40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers' in Miami
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2013
Virginia, United States of America

MIAMI — Corey Lee was named among the "40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers" of Miami-Dade County by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, South Florida Chapter. This annual award honors professionals under the age of 40 in the Miami-Dade area for their success in business and their commitment to community service...

Corporate Partner Fradyn Suárez Named Among South Florida's Most Influential Business Women and 'Rising Stars'
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2013
Virginia, United States of America

MIAMI — Partner Fradyn Suárez has been named one of South Florida Business Journal's Influential Business Women of 2013. This award program honors women in South Florida who have demonstrated strong leadership skills and a high level of performance and innovation in their respective industries, as well as meaningful community involvement...

Lisa Sotto Speaks with Law360 About Alternative Fees for Privacy and Data Security Counseling
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2013
Virginia, United States of America

Lisa Sotto interviews with Law360 about the growing number of law firms that are offering privacy counseling on an alternative fee basis, suggesting the work be very carefully defined, so that both clients and the firm are clear about what work will be conducted for the specified fee. Sotto’s practice focuses on privacy, cybersecurity and records management...

Hunton & Williams LLP Represents Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad in $500M Issuance of Senior Notes
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, July 2013
Florida, United States of America

Hunton & Williams LLP advised Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (also known as ICE), Costa Rica’s largest power and telecom provider, in connection with the Rule 144A and Regulation S offering and sale in the international markets of $500 million of 6.375 percent Senior Notes due 2043...

Hunton & Williams LLP's Christina Crockett and Chike Egbuniwe Named to Lawyers of Color's Hot List
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2013
Virginia, United States of America

WASHINGTON — June 28, 2013 — Christina Crockett and Chike Egbuniwe have been named to Lawyers of Color's inaugural Hot List for the Mid-Atlantic and Southwest Regions, respectively. This select list of only 100 recognizes junior- and mid-level lawyers for their noteworthy accomplishments in the legal field...

Hunton & Williams LLP's Steven Haas Selected Millstein Center 'Rising Star of Corporate Governance'
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2013
Virginia, United States of America

NEW YORK — June 26, 2013 — Hunton & Williams LLP congratulates partner Steven M. Haas for his recent selection as a "Rising Star of Corporate Governance" by the Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School...

US Supreme Court Grants Certiorari in International Child Abduction Case
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, June 2013
Virginia, United States of America

The United States Supreme Court today agreed to hear the appeal of a compelling international child abduction case. In Manuel Jose Lozano v...

 

 


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