Víctor Hugo Gallegos Díaz





Banking and Finance


VÍCTOR GALLEGOS is the leader of the Banking and Finance practice at Cervantes Abogados. He has extensive experience in banking and finance and restructurings. He has represented domestic and international financial institutions, including banks, investment banks, development banks, institutional investors and insurance companies, institutional debtors, private equity funds, REITs (FIBRAs) and CKDs, in all types of financial operations and restructuring.

For more than 15 years he has settled as an expert in a wide range of financial transactions, including real estate financing, corporate financing, financing of infrastructure and energy projects, syndicated loans, restructurings, club deals, international and local loans, guaranteed and unsecured, mezzanine loans, convertible loans, acquisition financing, structured financing, and asset financing.

He has advised Mexican and foreign financial institutions, including, Nadbank, Instituto de Crédito Oficial, Banobras, Bancomext, Citi, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, MetLife, Santander, BBVA, Banorte, Actinver, Sabadell, Monex and Scotiabank, as well as funds of private equity, FIBRAs, CKDs and institutional borrowers, including KKR, BlackRock, Blackstone, Riverstone, Grupo Lala, Artha Capital, Southern Cross, Macquarie, Terrafina, Mira Companies, Mexico Retail Properties (MRP), Trinity, Walton Street Capital, Finsa , Prudential, Planigrupo, CMR and Grupo Sordo Madaleno.

Víctor advised one of the most representative investment funds worldwide in one of the largest structured debt financing in Mexico and Latin America for $ 3.4 billion dollars for the acquisition of a real estate loan platform, awarded “Loan Deal of the Year” by the “IFLR American Awards” and “Corporate Finance Deal of the Year” by “Latin Lawyer.”

Professional Experience