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QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

27 March 2017

Guatemalan firm QIL+4 Abogados has promoted two lawyers to strengthen its real estate and banking and finance practices as it doubles down on growing demand.

Rolim Viotti consolidates tax strength

27 March 2017

Rolim, Viotti & Leite Campos Advogados has added a partner to its tax practice.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Argentina

27 March 2017

To correspond with the launch of the 19th edition of the Latin Lawyer 250, the Latin Lawyer news briefing will include a daily insight into developments at the leading business law firms in Latin America’s key jurisdictions. We start with Argentina.

Córdova Francos and BFM&L ink energy deal

27 March 2017

Argentine firm Córdova Francos Abogados has helped a subsidiary of energy provider Desarrolladora Energética (DESA) purchase majority stakes in two power companies for US$260 million.

Six firms behind fresh La Virgen refinancing

27 March 2017

Linklaters’ New York office, Peruvian firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas and Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados have helped hydropower developer La Virgen obtain project financing worth US$80 million.

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

24 March 2017

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 230 leading names of the Latin American legal community.

Macri’s cousin sells Argentine construction business

24 March 2017

Salaverri Dellatorre Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán has helped a group of investors led by Marcelo Mindlin, the controlling shareholder of Argentine energy and electricity companies Pampa Energía and Edenor, buy several construction companies from President Mauricio Macri’s cousin, Angel Calcaterra.

Barros Errázuriz and PPU sign US$400 million paper financing

24 March 2017

Chilean firm Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has helped paper company Inversiones CMPC obtain a loan of US$400 million.

Baker McKenzie and Morales & Besa ink telecoms deal

24 March 2017

Baker McKenzie (Chile) has helped US telecoms provider Motorola Solutions purchase Chilean support service company Interexport.

BMA and Pinheiro Guimarães behind real estate capital increase

24 March 2017

BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão has helped Brazilian real estate developer Multiplan Empreendimentos make a capital increase of 600 million reais (US$195 million) through an issuance of common shares.

Salaverri Dellatorre recruits regulatory and transactional lawyers

23 March 2017

Salaverri Dellatorre Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán has added two partners and two associates to strengthen its transactional and administrative law practices.

Two firms in Paraguay’s first PPP signing

23 March 2017

Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors and Olmedo Abogados have helped the concessionaires behind Paraguay’s first public-private partnership (PPP) sign the US$520 million agreement at a government-sponsored ceremony held last week.