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Cleary, BFM&L, Simpson Thacher and Marval behind Raghsa issue

25 May 2017

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP’s Buenos Aires and New York offices and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Argentina have helped real estate developer Raghsa issue bonds worth US$100 million.

BFM&L and PAGBAM guide notes offer

25 May 2017

Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has helped Argentine electronic consumer goods manufacturer Electronic System create a bond programme and make its first offering of US$43 million.

BMA bumper partner promotions continue in 2017

BMA bumper partner promotions continue in 2017

24 May 2017

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has promoted transactional lawyers for the first time in two years, adding seven lawyers to the partnership and strengthening multiple practice areas.

Former Mexican telecoms commissioner joins competition consultancy

24 May 2017

The former head of Mexico’s competition authority has hired one of the country’s most experienced competition economists to join his competition and regulatory consultancy.

Mexico’s consul general to NYC to keynote Latin Lawyer restructuring event

24 May 2017

Diego Gómez Pickering, Mexico’s consul general to New York city and former ambassador to the UK, will deliver the keynote at the Latin Lawyer – GRR Live 2nd Annual Restructuring Summit, which will be held at Paul Hastings’ New York office on Monday 5 June.

Three firms convene for Brazilian pharma merger

24 May 2017

Rolim de Mello Sociedade de Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped Brazil’s Farmoquímica agree a merger deal with fellow pharmaceutical company Divcom.

Mijares, Nader and Galicia in real estate financing

24 May 2017

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has helped Mexican real estate holding Inmobiliaria Xtra Hoteles obtain a US$56 million refinancing package from a syndicate of banks.

Five firms behind Orazul US$550 million offering

24 May 2017

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in New York and Peruvian firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados have helped Orazul Energy Egenor make its first international notes offering, worth US$550 million.

Tanoira Cassagne and Beccar Varela close notes issue

24 May 2017

Argentina’s Tanoira Cassagne Abogados has helped Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires issue notes worth 2 billion pesos (US$125 million).

Clear information and financial clarity help companies decide on arbitration

Clear information and financial clarity help companies decide on arbitration

23 May 2017

The way in which arbitration is pitched to companies has a significant bearing on whether they select it as a method of alternative dispute resolution; with financial companies being the most hesitant to do so, heard delegates at the first Latin Lawyer-GAR Arbitration Summit held in Miami last month.