Energy

Mijares and DLA Piper behind Pemex pipeline sale

Mijares and DLA Piper behind Pemex pipeline sale

12 October 2017

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortes y Fuentes SC has helped a subsidiary of US oil and gas company Sempra Energy increase its indirect stake in Mexico’s important Los Ramones II Norte pipeline.

MCM behind Pemex's second-ever farm-out

MCM behind Pemex's second-ever farm-out

10 October 2017

MCM Abogados has helped Egyptian oil company Cheiron enter a joint venture with Mexican counterpart Pemex to explore an onshore block in south-eastern Mexico.

Corruption dampening PE-led infrastructure investment, say panel

Corruption dampening PE-led infrastructure investment, say panel

09 October 2017

Despite laudable government efforts to plug Latin America’s infrastructure gap, corruption issues are derailing many private equity investments, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 8th Annual Private Equity Conference, held in New York a week ago.

BP-Bridas sign joint venture in Argentina

02 October 2017

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP’s London office, Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal in Argentina and Spain’s Uria Menendez have helped British oil and gas heavyweight BP enter a joint venture with its Argentine counterpart Bridas.

Haynes and Boone helps Chevron enter Mexico fuel retail market

19 September 2017

Haynes and Boone SC has helped US energy company Chevron open its first petrol station in Mexico.

New Fibra E programme calls on Nader Hayaux and Galicia

New Fibra E programme calls on Nader Hayaux and Galicia

15 September 2017

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Mexican investment vehicle CKD IM register an innovative Fibra E securities programme that will allow companies to use the structured financing to fund purchases of energy and infrastructure assets.

Clyde & Co hires Chilean energy disputes lawyer in London

Clyde & Co hires Chilean energy disputes lawyer in London

15 September 2017

Chilean energy disputes lawyer Alejandro Garcia has joined the partnership at Clyde & Co in London, after practising as a senior associate at Winston & Strawn.

Machado Meyer and Demarest steer energy debentures issue

15 September 2017

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian electricity company Companhia Energética do Rio Grande do Norte (Cosern) issue 220 million reais (US$70.3 million) in debentures.

Schlumberger ups share of Mexican oil field

12 September 2017

González Calvillo, SC in Mexico City has helped international oil field services Schlumberger acquire onshore oil field Pánuco, located in the coast of the gulf of Mexico, from former contract partner Petrofac. 

BLP's Managua branch makes first senior hire

06 September 2017

BLP (Nicaragua) has hired the legal director of local construction company Grupo Calsa as counsel for its energy and infrastructure practice.