Ricardo Martinez has been a TRF Board Member since 2012.
He is a partner in the New York office of Haynes & Boone LLP.
practice focuses on representing lenders and borrowers in complex, cross-border finance transactions across a broad spectrum of contexts, including project finance, acquisition finance, general working capital facilities as well as trade finance by means of letters of credit, pre-export credit facilities and the purchase and sale of trade receivables.
has significant experience advising on doing business in Latin America.
has closed transactions involving every major Latin American country over the course of his
was most recently ranked as a Foreign Expert for Projects by 2012 Chambers & Partners USA
, noting his
substantial experience handling major energy and infrastructure projects in Latin America.
was also named one of New York's Rising Stars for Projects by 2012 Super Lawyers.
Ricardo received his J.D. from Columbia University Law School in 1998, where he was a Harlan Fisk Stone Scholar and earned a Parker School Certificate for Achievement in International and Comparative Law.
He received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Harvard University in 1994 where he obtained a special Certificate of Degree in Latin American and Iberian Studies.
is admitted to practice in the State of New York.
In 1992, Ricardo served as a speech writer and translator for Costa Rican President and Nobel Peace Prize Recipient Oscar Arias.
In 1991, he
participated as an intern with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus
in Washington D.C.