José Núñez Heather | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 José Núñez Heather
 José Núñez Heather

José Núñez Heather

Associate, Mexico City

T +52 55 5540 9115

E jnunez@whitecase.com

Overview

José Higinio Núñez Heather joined White & Case in 2008. His practice mainly focuses on mergers and acquisitions, project finance, joint ventures, financial restructuring, securities and banking transactions, antitrust matters and corporate matters in general, representing foreign and domestic clients within the private and public sectors.

Additionally, he has participated in important international corporate and financial transactions, including among others, advising Mexican companies in
cross-border secured loans.

Moreover, he has advised important international companies in the acquisition of companies across different industries. Also, he has participated in the negotiation and implementation of joint ventures between transnational companies for the acquisition, operation and maintenance of several assets related to the energy industry.

Before joining White & Case, Mr. Núñez worked for a prestigious notary public in the Federal District, focusing mainly on civil and commercial law.

Bars and Courts

  • Authorized to practice law in Mexico

Education

  • MBA, Hult International Business School, San Francisco, California
  • Attorney at Law (Abogado), Universidad Iberoamericana

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Experience

Represented Blue Marine, S.A. de C.V. in the negotiation of several joint ventures with different transnational companies for the acquisition and operation of self-elevated jack-up rigs.

Represented Braskem Idesa, S.A.P.I. in the US$3,200 million financing for the construction and operation of "Etileno XXI," an ethylene plant. (Awards: "Americas Deal of the Year 2012": Project Finance Awards; and Petrochemical "Deal of the Year": Project Finance magazine).

Representation of Crédito y Casa in the restructuring and payment of its outstanding bank and debenture debt (certificados bursátiles), and generally all matters related to its dissolution and liquidation.

Representation of Crédito y Casa in the restructuring and payment of its outstanding bank and debenture debt (certificados bursátiles), and generally all matters related to its dissolution and liquidation.

Representation of Deutsche Bank in the restructuring and refinancing of the debt of Minerales Libertad, S.A. de C.V., one of the most important mining companies in Mexico.