José A. Avila

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José Avila is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Miami office and a member of the firm's Financial Services Team. His practice focuses on advising developers and lenders, including commercial and development banks, in connection with cross-border project finance transactions.

Mr. Avila has extensive experience in the renewable energy sector, and he has represented clients in the financing and development of solar photovoltaic (PV), wind and hydroelectric projects in the United States and Latin America. Mr. Avila also counsels clients in connection with the acquisition and disposition of energy and infrastructure projects.


  • Harvard Law School, J.D.
  • University of Miami, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
Honors & Awards
  • Rising Star, Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2019
Spoken Languages
  • Spanish