Hogan Lovells announced that Ricardo S. Martinez has joined the firm’s global finance group in the New York office.
Martinez joined Hogan Lovells from Haynes and Boone, where he was a partner in the finance practice and co-leader of the firm’s trade and export finance group. He earned his J.D. from Columbia University Law School and his A.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard University. In addition, Martinez is the incoming chair of the New York Bar Association’s Committee on Project Finance.
Martinez has regularly represented lenders and borrowers in international finance transactions in markets such as Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia.
“Rick is a great fit for our finance team, which often collaborates with attorneys in our Latin America offices on many significant cross-border matters,” said Oliver Armas, managing partner of the New York office of Hogan Lovells. “Deepening the bench of the New York finance practice has been a strategic priority of ours, and we are continuing to actively recruit in this area”