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Rosman Penalva hires partner from Brazil's credit guarantee fund

Rosman Penalva hires partner from Brazil's credit guarantee fund

23 August 2017

Brazilian firm Rosman, Penalva, Souza Leão, Franco, Vale Advogados has hired Caetano de Vasconcellos Neto, the former legal director of the country's deposit insurance fund, the FGC.

Creel García-Cuéllar and Nader Hayaux behind real estate offering

23 August 2017

Creel García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC has helped Mexican food conglomerate Grupo Bafar structure an investment fund and issue real estate trust certificates (CBFIs) worth US$195 million.

Argentine real estate company issues convertible notes

23 August 2017

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP's New York office and Nicholson y Cano Abogados in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine real estate company TGLT issue convertible notes worth US$150 million.

Allende & Brea expands mining practice with partner hire

Allende & Brea expands mining practice with partner hire

22 August 2017

Allende & Brea has expanded its partnership with the hire of natural resources lawyer Florencia Heredia, the second time this year the firm has used lateral recruitment to boost the area.

América Móvil wins in Mexico's Supreme Court

América Móvil wins in Mexico's Supreme Court

22 August 2017

Mexico's Supreme Court has sided with América Móvil against a 2014 reform that prevented the telecommunications giant from charging interconnection fees to its competitors for calls to its network.

Norton Rose faced with new preventive asset seizure in Venezuela

Norton Rose faced with new preventive asset seizure in Venezuela

22 August 2017

Venezuela's supreme tribunal (TSJ) has published an amended US$1.3 million preventive asset seizure order against Norton Rose Fulbright (Venezuela), as part of a long-running labour dispute between the firm and one of its former partners.

Mattos Engelberg joins forces with Chinese firm

22 August 2017

Brazilian firm Mattos Engelberg Advogados has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Chinese counterpart Jingsh Law Firm, dramatically expanding its geographical reach.

Pinheiro Guimarães and Lefosse close healthcare debt offer

22 August 2017

Pinheiro Guimarães Advogados has helped Brazilian private hospital chain Rede D'Or São Luiz make a two-tranch debentures offer worth 1.4 billion reais (US$444 million).

BFM&L helps HSBC tap into Argentine debt market

22 August 2017

Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped HSBC's Argentine arm issue 1.6 billion pesos (US$92.2 million) worth of notes.

BMA hires environmental boss ahead of important decree

BMA hires environmental boss ahead of important decree

21 August 2017

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has hired a partner to lead its environmental practice in Rio de Janeiro after landing a role in two high-profile cases.