Brazil's Lefosse Advogados has helped J&F sell pulp maker Eldorado Brasil Celulose for 15 billion reais (US$4.7 billion), as the company continues its divestment push to refinance debt and pay for a 10.3 billion-real leniency fine handed down in May.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados' São Paulo office has helped Chilean wood products company Arauco buy two timber factories in Brazil from counterpart Masisa for US$103 million.
When Canada's Brookfield Asset Management closed its acquisition of Colombian state-owned energy company Isagen, the country's largest public sell-off in more than a decade set an important precedent for the constitutionality of privatisations in Colombia. Emilio Demetriou-Jones talks to the Colombian firms who led the sale
Against the backdrop of Venezuela's escalating economic and political crisis, Emilio Demetriou-Jones spoke with partners from two of the country's law firms to find out how they are coping.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250