Anne-Carmene Almonord

Associate
Anne-Carmene represents various stakeholders in structuring, negotiating, and documenting complex finance transactions.
Anne-Carmene Almonord, Associate, Arent Fox

Anne-Carmene has experience working with a variety of assets, including gas-fired, nuclear, and hydroelectric power plants, mines, airports and oil refineries in both domestic and cross-border matters involving project finance and other secured financing transactions. She has also represented developers and contractors in the negotiation of project agreements, including engineering, procurement and construction contracts, O&M agreements and service agreements.

Client Work

Anne-Carmene has represented:

  • Mitsui & Co., Ltd. in the formation of a joint venture in Brazil with Odebrecht TransPort S.A. (transportation arm of Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht S.A.), which will be devoted to developing and operating public-private partnership (PPP) projects in the Brazilian urban mobility transportation market. Mitsui will own 40% of the joint venture company, which will have an investment plan of approximately US$6.5 billion.
  • A U.S. opportunity fund in the acquisition and financing of several commercial and hotel properties in Japan.
  • A leading investment fund in the acquisition, financing and management of a residential property in Japan.
  • A global real estate investment partnership affiliated with M3 Capital Partners, in the refinancing for Quraz (Japan's largest self-storage company) and all of Quraz's self-storage properties.
  • Cerro de Aguila in its $595 million financing of a 525 MW  hydroelectric power plant in Peru. Project Finance magazine recognized the transaction as a 2013 Latin American power deal of the year.

Previous Work

Anne-Carmene previously worked at an international law firm in New York. During her time at this law firm, she also practiced in their Tokyo office.

Life Beyond the Law

Anne-Carmene is Trustee on the Board of Trustees of Prep for Prep, a leadership development program based in NYC that provides access to superior education and life-changing opportunities for smart and dedicated students of color.

  • Industries
  • Languages
    French
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • New York Bar
  • Education
    Columbia Law School
    JD
    ,
    2008
    Harvard University
    BA
    ,
    2003