December 8, 2022

Willkie associate Matthew Vitorla and law clerk Josefina Ayala Wilkins were recently named 2022 Rising Legal Stars by Latinvex.

They are among the 25 individuals selected by the publication for this year’s list. Latinvex chose those included based on the scope and prominence of their work, as well as their future potential.  

Matt is a member of the Corporate & Financial Services Department and the Latin America Practice group. His practice centers on the global energy and infrastructure sectors, with a focus on the debt and equity financing of projects, project development and the structuring, acquisition and divestment of investments in projects, including public-private partnerships and joint ventures. Matt has represented a range of project developers, sponsors, lenders and other investors in connection with renewable and conventional power generation, transmission, transportation and other non-energy infrastructure projects. Matt also maintains an active pro bono practice focused on immigration matters.

Josefina is a law clerk in the Finance Department. Her work focuses on the energy and infrastructure industries/sectors. Josefina has represented a wide range of domestic and Latin American companies in finance and capital markets transactions.

Latinvex publishes news and analysis on Latin America business, including nearly 50 rankings benchmarking the region's companies, countries and people.

View the “2022 Rising Legal Stars” here. (Subscription required)