Baker & McKenzie hires Ricardo Martinez as its new partner.
Martinez will be headquartered in the firm's New York office and will work with its Latin American finance group with a keen focus on the energy and mining sectors.
All of which plays a key roll of bringing Martinez
comes with 13 years of experience handling complex, cross-border finance matters.
Prior to Baker, Martinez practiced at SNR Denton where he served as partner in the firm's capital markets group.
Martinez kicked off his career at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and later jumped to Allen & Overy where he spent six years.
From 2004 to 2007, he served as senior vice president and counsel at Citigroup where he was responsible for Trade Finance.
has represented large commercial banks, multilateral institutions and borrowers in an assortment of complicated finance issues, including acquisition finance, working capital facilities, and major infrastructure and energy project financings.
In addition, Martinez has experience in the trade finance area with extensive knowledge in letters of credit, pre-export credit facilities and trade receivable financings.