Nicole Pineda is the head of the Banking and Finance practice in our Cayman office. Nicole advises on all forms of financing transactions involving Cayman Islands entities. Her practice is concentrated on structured finance and securitisation, including CLOs, emerging market future cash flow backed securities, international capital markets, project and infrastructure finance and secured lending.
Nicole is recognised as a leading lawyer by IFLR1000, Chambers and Partners and Legal 500. She has additionally been named one of the Top 100 Female Lawyers of Latin America and one of the Top 50 Banking and Capital Markets Lawyers of Latin America, respectively, by Latinvex. Nicole is the only Cayman Islands lawyer to be endorsed as a leading lawyer in IFLR's Global Energy and Infrastructure Guide.
Nicole is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Nicole is recognised as a known name for structured finance and capital markets work.Latin Lawyer 250, 2020
Nicole is ranked as “highly regarded”.IFLR 1000, 2020
Nicole is recognised as a "leading individual".Legal 500, 2020
Nicole has been recognised by Chambers for her Cayman Islands Corporate & Finance expertise.Chambers and Partners, 2019
Top 100 Female Lawyers of Latin America.Latinvex, 2019
Top 50 Banking and Capital Markets Lawyers of Latin America.Latinvex, 2019
The only Cayman Islands lawyer to be endorsed as a leading lawyer.IFLR's Global Energy and Infrastructure Guide
Nicole has been ranked for her Cayman Corporate & Finance expertise.Chambers & Partners, 2020
- England and Wales
- Cayman Islands
- British Virgin Islands
- Pembroke College, Oxford University (BA, MA Jurisprudence)
- George Washington University Honors College (BA)