Dino E. Barajas

Practice Group Chair - Project Finance (Firmwide) Partner

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6200
F: +1.415.291.6300

Recognized by LatinVex as one of Latin America's "Top 100 Lawyers" in Energy and Project Finance, 2022

Recognition as a "Leader in the Field of Project Finance" by Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015-2022

Recognized in The International Who's Who of Project Finance Lawyers, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014-2021

Recognition as one of the “Top Latinos in Energy, Oil and Gas” by Latino Leaders Magazine, 2021

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Project Finance (Latin America)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2010, 2011, 2013-2021

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Project Finance (USA)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2010, 2011, 2019-2020

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Energy & Natural Resources (Latin America)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2020

Recognition as one of the Top 100 “Latin American Lawyers” by Latinvex, 2014-2020 (seven consecutive years). Only attorney listed in three different categories simultaneously (Corporate/M&A, Energy and Project Finance)

Recognition for "Latin America-Projects and Energy” by The Legal 500, 2014-2019, 2021 (six consecutive years)

Recognition on the "U.S.-Mexico Power List” by The Legal 500, 2019

Recognition for “U.S.-Finance: Project Finance” by The Legal 500, 2019

Recognition for "U.S.-Energy: Renewable/Alternative Power” by The Legal 500, 2019

Recognition as a “California Trailblazer” by The Recorder, 2019

Recognition as a “Foreign Expert in the Field of Project Finance (Latin America Focus)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2013-2019, 2022

Recognition as one of the “Top Latino Lawyers” by Latino Leaders Magazine, 2016, 2018-2019

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Energy and Natural Resources” by Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2015-2018

Recognition in the “Top 100 Legal Power List” by A Word About Wind, 2017 & 2018

Recognition as one of Sixteen “National Law Firm Rainmakers” by MCCA's Diversity and the Bar, 2011

Recognition as one of the “100 Most Influential Hispanics” by Hispanic Business Magazine, 2008, 2012

Recognition as one of Ten “Innovative Lawyers in the U.S.” by Financial Times, 2010

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Mergers and Acquisitions (Latin America)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2009, 2010, 2011

Recognition as a “Regional Expert in the Field of Mergers and Acquisitions (Latin America Focus)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2011

Recognition as a “Regional Expert in the Field of Project Finance (Latin America Focus)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2011

Recognition as a “Regional Expert in the Field of Banking and Finance (Latin America Focus)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2011

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Mergers and Acquisitions” by Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2009, 2010, 2011

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Banking and Finance (Latin America)” by Chambers & Partners Global, 2009, 2010

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Banking and Finance” by Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2010

Recognition as a “Leader in the Field of Project Finance (Nationwide)” by Chambers & Partners USA, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Recognized by Expert Guides: The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading Project Finance Lawyers, 2007

Recognized in The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012 and Who’s Who Legal: California (Project Finance), 2007, 2009

Recognized as a "Super Lawyer" (Top 5% of lawyers) for lending, energy and natural resources work in Southern California by Law & Politics, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Recipient of Union Bank of California’s and KCET’s “Local Hero of the Year - Business” Award recognizing achievements in project finance and Latin American transactions, 2005

Recognition by California Lawyer Magazine as “Attorney of the Year (Energy)" - recipient of the CLAY award, 2004

Recognition by MillerCoors Corporation as 1 of 12 National Leaders in the Hispanic community through its “Lideres 2008” program for professional achievements and community involvement