Marcela Ruenes and Daniel Chor honored among 25 lawyers for their impressive work in the region.
Daniel Chor is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Finance Department and Project Development & Finance Practice. Mr. Chor advises sponsors, lenders, issuers, and underwriters on a variety of cross-border finance transactions, including project bonds, project finance, and multisource and structured finance, with a focus on the energy and infrastructure sectors, primarily on matters involving Latin America. He has been recognized as a Rising Legal Star in Latin America by Latinvex.
Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Chor was an associate at a global law firm in New York and São Paulo, where he advised corporate and sovereign clients on a variety of cross-border corporate and financial transactions including public and private issuances of debt and equity securities, mergers and acquisitions, financing, and debt restructuring, all with a significant emphasis on Latin America.
Mr. Chor also has professional experience working in economic consulting in Brazil and previously served as a non-commissioned officer with the Latin America desk of the Israel Defense Forces’ Strategic Division.
Mr. Chor serves as a board member for Friends of MASP, Inc., a tax-exempt charity established to provide support to institutions dedicated to the development of arts and culture in Brazil.