Adrian L Talamantes

Senior Counsel
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Adrian Talamantes is a corporate attorney in Holland & Knight's Houston and Mexico City offices. He represents companies and individuals in a broad array of domestic and international business transactions, including those involving project development, joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.

Mr. Talamantes has significant experience with structuring, documenting and negotiating energy-related transactions in connection with projects, investments and divestments in Argentina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela and the United States.

In this context, Mr. Talamantes has worked on agreements for the purchase and sale of equity and assets; the construction, management and operation of infrastructure assets; and the storage and transportation of hydrocarbons, among others. He also structures foreign direct and indirect investments in the U.S., Mexico and other jurisdictions. In addition, he can effectively and efficiently document and negotiate numerous forms of commercial and revenue-generating understandings, whether through purchase orders, supply, sale, distribution, agency, commission, representation or other agreements.

Mr. Talamantes is fluent in English and Spanish, and he is qualified to review, analyze, summarize, draft and negotiate complex legal documents and agreements in both languages.

Honors & Awards

  • The Legal 500, International Firms/Latin America: Corporate and M&A, 2018
  • The Legal 500, International Firms/Latin America: Projects and Energy, 2018
  • The Legal 500, Industry Focus/Energy Transactions: Oil and Gas, 2018
  • The Legal 500 Private Practice Power List: US-Mexico, 2018
  • Texas Super Lawyers magazine, 2007
  • Texas Monthly, Rising Star: Mergers and Acquisitions, 2007
  • South Texas College of Law, Lindsey Haid Memorial Award, 2000