Cascione, Pulino, Boulos e Santos Advogados has helped Brazilian hospital operator Rede D’Or Sao Luiz secure a credit facility of US$210 million from the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
The Luxembourg office of Allen & Overy LLP and Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados have helped GPS Predial acquire fellow private security group Graber.
Two decades after becoming one of the first lawyers from a major US firm to make São Paulo his home, Don Baker remains very much at the forefront of Brazil’s transactional work – so much so that he is Latin Lawyer’s 2017 International Lawyer of the Year. Vincent Manancourt reports
Clearing houses across the region are putting high-impact projects at the top of their agenda because they can bring about systemic change. Rosie Cresswell asks how law firms can maximise the results of their pro bono projects
Brazil’s sprawling investigation into corruption and bid rigging in its construction industry was partly fuelled by a series of related leniency applications filed by companies allegedly involved in the scheme, a senior official with Brazil’s competition watchdog said.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250