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Clara Rego Calderón, LL.M. (Chicago)

Senior Associate

Clara Rego Calderón, LL.M. (Chicago)
English, German, Spanish
Practice Group

Clara Rego Calderón has extensive experience in cross-border acquisition financing for lenders as well as borrowers, restructuring and borrowing base financings, primarily in the car industry. Additionally, Clara focuses on ECA-covered export financing with particular emphasis on Latin America.

Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Clara worked for a number of years in an Argentine law firm, advising clients on capital markets, lending and venture capital transactions. Clara is admitted to the bar in Frankfurt (as a foreign lawyer), New York, USA, and Buenos Aires, Argentina, and can advise her clients in English, Spanish and German. She studied law at the Universidad Católica Argentina, Buenos Aires, and completed a Master’s program at the University of Chicago Law School.

Representative experience

Advising a German investment firm on the €70m acquisition financing of an automotive company.

Advising a German investment firm on the €110m acquisition financing of the global security business unit from a German airport company.

Advising a German financial institution on the €24m ECA covered export facility to a Latin American company.

Advising a German investment fund on the €198m acquisition of a global chemical supplier to the leather industry, and subsequent restructuring of the financing.

Advising a global company on the restructuring of its €150m senior and mezzanine facilities.

Advising a German public institution on the set-up of a "bad bank" and the transfer of the €173bn risk portfolio of a German financial institution into the bad bank.

Advising a Latin American issuer on a ca. USD 2.4bn exchange offer and a USD 3bn debt offering under Rule 144A with listing on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.

Education and admissions


  • LL.M., The University of Chicago, 2004
  • Abogado, Universidad Católica Argentina, 2001

Bar admissions and qualifications

  • Buenos Aires
  • Frankfurt (as registered foreign lawyer)
  • New York

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