Peru LNG’s $940 Million Notes Offering

Baker Botts, DLA Piper Pizarro Botto Escobar, Milbank and Miranda & Amado advised on the transaction

PERU LNG S.R.L. executed its $940 million 144A/Reg S offering of 5.375% senior notes on international markets.

The proceeds of the bond issuance were used for the prepayment of a senior debt facility, which involved the participation of Global Project, Energy and Infrastructure Finance partner Alec Borisoff, with support from associate Jeeseon Ahn.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch acted as global coordinator and Citibank, Credicorp and JP Morgan acted as Joint-Bookrunners on the offering.

Peru LNG S.R.L. operates liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants in Peru. The company led by Juan Igor Salazar Zanelli, engages in the production and distribution of LNG.

Baker Botts advised Perú LNG with Preston Bernhisel (Picture), Daniel Tristan, Martin Toulouse, Terence Rozier-Byrd, Steve Marcus, Josh Mandell, Jason Bennett, Michelle Matthews, Rosemary Maberry, Jacqueline Scioli, David Nimmons, Jordan Hahn and Taylor López.

In Peru , DLA Piper Pizarro Botto Escobar advised Perú LNG with Ricardo Escobar, Sergio Barboza, Sheila Espinal, Melissa Padilla, Farah Torres and Ricardo Mercado.

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP represented the initial purchasers with Marcelo Mottesi, Alex Gefter, Lyndon Plothow and Delia Solomon.

Miranda & Amado advised the Initial Purchasers with Juan Luis Avendaño Cisneros, José Miguel Puiggros Otero, Álvaro Del Valle Roeder and Gabriel Boucher.

Involved fees earner: Juan Luis Avendaño – Miranda & Amado Abogados; José Miguel Puiggros Otero – Miranda & Amado Abogados; Álvaro del Valle Roeder – Miranda & Amado Abogados; Gabriel Boucher – Miranda & Amado Abogados; Preston Bernhisel – Baker Botts; Daniel Tristan – Baker Botts; Martin Toulouse – Baker Botts; Terence Rozier-Byrd – Baker Botts; Josh Mandell – Baker Botts; Michelle Matthews – Baker Botts; Rosemary Parravano Maberry – Baker Botts; David Nimmons – Baker Botts; Jason Bennett – Baker Botts; Taylor Christian López – Baker Botts; Stephen Marcus – Baker Botts; Jordan Hahn – Baker Botts; Marcelo Mottesi – Milbank; Alex Gefter – Milbank; Lyndon Plothow – Milbank; Delia Solomon – Milbank; Alexander Borisoff – Milbank; Ricardo Escobar – DLA Piper; Sergio Barboza – DLA Piper; Melissa Padilla – DLA Piper; Farah Torres – DLA Piper; Ricardo Mercado – DLA Piper; Sheila Espinal – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: Miranda & Amado Abogados; Baker Botts; Milbank; DLA Piper;

Clients: Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Citibank; JP Morgan; Citicorp Perú S.A.; Peru LNG S.R.L.;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti