27 April 2017
Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped Colombian private equity fund managers Nexus Capital Partners and Olímpica Group sell their controlling stakes in local airport operators Airplan and Aeropuertos de Oriente.
19 April 2017
The Houston, Washington, DC, New York and Baltimore offices of Hogan Lovells LLP and Colombia’s Brigard & Urrutia Abogados have helped Latin American infrastructure development provider ISA pledge to invest up to US$80 million in Andean Tower Partners (ATP), which runs wireless communication towers and equipment in Colombia and Peru.
18 April 2017
Proskauer Rose LLP in New York, Colombia’s Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas, Peruvian firm Lazo, De Romaña & CMB Abogados and Paraguay’s Palacios, Prono & Talavera Abogados have helped Colombian bank GNB Sudameris issue notes worth US$300 million.
12 April 2017
DLA Piper LLP in Miami, New York and San Juán, Colombia’s DLA Piper Martinez Beltran and Dominican firms OMG have helped Putney Capital Management enter a joint venture with Gerdau, the largest steelmaker in the Americas, in a deal worth US$165 million.
11 April 2017
Baker McKenzie (Colombia) and Durán & Osorio Abogados Asociados have helped structure a social impact bond programme (SIB), backed by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Swiss government, that plans to stimulate employment in Colombia and is the first SIB implemented in a developing country.
07 April 2017
An ICC tribunal has issued an award in a US$57 million dispute between Spanish construction group Isolux Corsán and a subsidiary of Colombia’s national oil company Ecopetrol over the construction of an ethanol production plant in Ecuador – awarding damages to both sides.
04 April 2017
A civil and economic rights group established by The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice has launched an anti-corruption initiative that will organise private practice lawyers across the Americas to support government efforts to crack down on corruption.
31 March 2017
Holland & Knight (Colombia) continues to pursue an aggressive expansion strategy, recruiting renowned litigator and arbitrator Alberto Zuleta from Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas to head its disputes practice.
31 March 2017
Colombia is today’s focus of our country-by-country tour of the region’s legal markets, as analysed in the 2017 edition of the Latin Lawyer 250.
24 March 2017
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 11th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 230 leading names of the Latin American legal community.