Armando Rivera Jacobo is a counsel based in Debevoise & Plimpton’s New York office, where he is a member of the corporate department and finance group. He focuses on financing transactions both in the United States and internationally, including project financings, leveraged acquisition and other secured financings and structured financings. While in the past Armando represented sponsors and lenders in the development, construction, financing and operation of natural gas transportation systems and natural gas-fired combined cycle power plants, at Debevoise, he has expanded his practice to include other infrastructure sectors, and to the representation of financial guarantors. Mr Rivera has been named a ‘Rising Star’ for Project Finance by The Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides (2018).
Public Private Partnerships 2020
Public Private Partnerships addresses the key legislation governing the services and ventures undertaken in partnership between governments and the private sector.
Topics covered include: specific legislative frameworks governing PPP, procurement procedures and processes in 13 key jurisdictions, remuneration of private companies, restrictions on the ownership of projects, relevant legislation governing the design and construction of projects, operation and maintenance of projects, risk allocation between parties (including force majeure, third party, political, legal and macroeconomic risk) and compensation conditions, default, termination and dispute resolution, and PPP finance.
Published in December 2019, this edition contains the following chapters:
- Armando Rivera Jacobo and Claire Watson, White & Case LLP
- England & Wales
- United Arab Emirates
- United States