Juan Carlos Puentes


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Specialist in structured finance and project finance.

Juan Carlos Puentes specializes in advising financial institutions—including multilateral organizations, commercial banks and sponsors—on complex financing transactions of toll roads, ports, airports, energy projects and other infrastructure projects in Colombia.

Before joining Cuatrecasas, he worked at leading law firms in Colombia, New York and Tokyo.

He is admitted to the practice of law in Colombia and in the State of New York (2017).

He has lectured on corporate finance at the Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá.


  • Master of Laws
    New York University, 2016

    Postgraduate studies in Tax Law
    Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá , 2012

    Bachelor of Laws (cum laude)
    Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, 2010

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