Donald Baker's practice includes a broad range of corporate and corporate finance transactions in Brazil and elsewhere in Latin America. Mr. Baker's practice involves cross-border offerings of debt and equity securities by Brazilian and other Latin American issuers. He is regularly engaged in syndicated lending, structured financing and project financing transactions. He also has significant experience in cross-border acquisitions and joint ventures.
Mr. Baker has been in the Firm's São Paulo office since its opening in 1997. Prior to joining White & Case, he worked for Deloitte, Haskins & Sells for four years as a Certified Public Accountant. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable William S. Hoeveler in the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida.
Bars and Courts
Florida State Bar, 1992
New York State Bar, 1992
JD, University of Miami School of Law, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif; Articles and Comments Editor of University of Miami Law Review, 1991
BS, Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, 1983