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Arias & Muñoz hires Consortium founding partner to head disputes

Mario René Archila Cruz

Monday, 1 September

Arias & Muñoz (Guatemala) has poached Mario René Archila Cruz, founder of Consortium Centro América Abogados’ office in Guatemala, to lead the disputes resolution practice in the country.

Torex secures funding to complete Mexican gold mine

Monday, 1 September

Canada’s Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP, Mexico’s Sánchez-Mejorada, Velasco y Ribé and Luxembourg’s Loyens & Loeff have helped Canadian gold miner Torex’s Mexican subsidiary obtain a US$375 million financing facility to complete construction of a mine in Mexico’s Guerrero gold belt.

Posse Herrera in Colombian gas distributor merger

Monday, 1 September

Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped Terpel, the country’s largest fuel distributor, consolidate its businesses into a single entity.

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