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Rogelio J. Carrasquillo
Rogelio J. Carrasquillo
Partner 
666 Fifth Avenue
20th Floor
New York, NY 10103
 
Tel:
212.880.3800
Fax:
212.880.8965
Cell:
646.225.1693
 
 

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Rogelio (Roy) Carrasquillo is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. He possesses significant experience in a wide variety of complex legal transactions. He advises domestic and foreign companies, multinationals, and entrepreneurs on their business activities and investment consideration in the United States and throughout Latin America, Asia, and Europe, including cross-border transactions. Rogelio also focuses on corporate finance and infrastructure development, with an emphasis on Puerto Rico and the Latin American region.

Rogelio has experience in handling equity and debt offerings registered under U.S. securities laws, the issuance of equity and debt in global transactions not subject to the registration requirements of U.S. securities laws, principally Rule 144A and Regulations S offerings, 1934 Act, and 1933 Act Compliance as well as with corporate governance matters.

He represents public and private clients filing for an EB-5 Regional Center designation from USCIS, as well as developers seeking to raise capital using the EB-5 investor visa program. He also has experience with public-private partnership projects using EB-5 funds and other economic and tax incentives.

Rogelio regularly represents developers and investors in the financing and development of renewable energy projects, including solar, wind, and waste to energy. Rogelio also represents developers and Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) syndicators in the development and finance of affordable multi-family, elderly and single-family housing, including mixed financing developments.
 
Awards & Recognition
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Super Lawyers Magazine 2013-2014, Listed in New York as a Rising Star for Securities & Corporate Finance
 
Published Works & Lectures
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Caribbean Business, Commentary, "PR creates government EB-5 center," July 12, 2014
 
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Hispanic National Bar Association, Annual Corporate Counsel Conference and Moot Court Competition, Panelist, "How to Stand Apart from the Crowd: Strategic Growth in M&A," March 21, 2014
 
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New York City Bar Association, Speaker, "Rising Rainmakers: The Time To Start Is Now!" October 30, 2013
 
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Hispanics in Real Estate and Construction Latino Housing Conference, Speaker, "Senior Affordable Housing," March 2012
 
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Hispanic National Bar Association, Moderator, 2011 Mid-Year Corporate Counsel Conference, "A New Era of Regulation and the Dodd Frank Act," New Orleans, March 2011
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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American Bar Association, Member
 
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Hispanic National Bar Association, Member
 
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Puerto Rico Bar Association, Member
 
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Puerto Rican Bar Association of New York, Member
 
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Hispanic Lawyers Society of New York, Member
 
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Association of Hispanics in Real Estate and Construction of New York, Member
 
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Association to Invest in the USA, Member
 
Other Languages
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Spanish
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Portuguese
 



Rogelio J. Carrasquillo

Practice
Corporate
Education
J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1999
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, 1996; cum laude
Bar Admissions
New York
Puerto Rico
 
 
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