Urdaneta Holguín Abogados (“UHA”) is a firm founded in the year 2007, aimed at capitalizing on its attorneys’ track record in three specialty areas:

1. Engineering and construction law, which involves the following basic aspects:

a) Project structuring.

b) Contract negotiation.

c) Contract management.

d) Contract termination and liquidation.

e) Dispute resolution.

2. International arbitration: dispute resolution in all sorts of international contracts through arbitration, either independent or under the aegis of such institutions as the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, (ICC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) or the American Arbitration Association (AAA).

3. Venture capital and private equity: UHA provides counsel in the structuring and negotiation of projects in these two fields to venture capital and private equity firms as well as to companies in which the latter aim to invest.

This complex field encompasses aspects that stretch from the creation of new companies with optimal structures (in the cases of venture capital and greenfield projects), through corporate governance arrangements, to provisions for the liquidation of stakes and investments.

Additionally, UHA serves as general corporate outside counsel to a few clients with whose management its attorneys have long term, close relationships.