Carolina Walther-Meade is a member of Milbank’s global project finance group and the firm’s Latin America practice group in the New York office. A partner since 2007, Ms Walther-Meade has extensive experience in cross-border financings and international project finance and development, with an emphasis on infrastructure, mining and energy projects throughout Latin America. She has also been involved in numerous acquisition financings and structured financings in the region. Her practice includes representation of commercial bank syndicates, multilateral and export credit agencies and other lenders, as well as corporate developers and industrial groups. She spent one-and-a-half years with Milbank based in Brazil and continues to spend a significant amount of time in Milbank’s São Paulo office.

Ms Walther-Meade is consistently recognised as a leading project finance lawyer by Chambers Latin America. She grew up in Mexico and speaks Spanish and Portuguese fluently. She is an advisory board member of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum.