José Evenor Taboada

Consortium Legal - Nicaragua




Expert consultant


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Investment funds

He has more than 50 years of experience in the banking and finance, telecommunications, mining and retail sectors. His experience includes legal services to the Nicaraguan government in foreign debt negotiations with major commercial banks, the IDB, the World Bank and the IMF, as well as the Paris Club. He has served as president of the Central Bank of Nicaragua and of Inversiones Financieras. He has also been a member of the board of directors of the Superintendence of Banks and Financial Institutions.

In 2014 he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by Chambers & Partners, recognizing his exceptional career as a lawyer in the American Continent.

  • Financial restructuring
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Project finance
  • Securitisation

  • Banking
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Financial services
  • Food and beverage
  • Industrials

  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member, American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Member, State Capital Group (SCG)
  • Member, World Services Group (WSG)

  • J.S.D. Doctor of the Science of Law, Cornell University, United States (1976)
  • Foreign and Comparative Law, Columbia University, United States (1974)
  • Law Degree, Universidad de Chile, Chile (1969)