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Denise Grant is a partner in the Project Development & Finance practice. Her practice consists of representing multinational corporations, financial institutions and multilaterals and export credit agencies in their secured and unsecured private financing activities, including acquisition financings, corporate restructurings, project finance transactions in emerging markets and other domestic and international private financings. Ms. Grant also advises lenders on political risk insurance matters with private sector, export credit agency and multilateral providers of political risk coverage. Ms. Grant is widely acknowledged as a leading figure in the market, where clients note “she has a broad view of the matter at stake and sees the risk that we may be facing beyond banking.”

Lauded as one of the “2015 Most Influential Black Lawyers” by Savoy Magazine, Ms. Grant is also named a leading lawyer in Latin America-wide Banking & Finance by Chambers Latin America (2015), in Latin America Investment by Chambers USA (2014), in Bank Lending and Latin-America-wide Banking & Finance by Chambers Global (2015), in Banking & Finance and Projects & Energy by Legal 500 Latin America (2014), and in Banking by IFLR 1000 (2015). She was shortlisted for “Finance Lawyer of the Year” (2013) by Chambers USA Women in Law.