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Posse Herrera helps cancer research foundation register in Colombia

17 August 2017

Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped cancer treatment and research foundation Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo register as a health services institution in Colombia.

Colombia faces arbitration claim over sunken treasure

Colombia faces arbitration claim over sunken treasure

15 August 2017

A US salvage company has filed a request for arbitration with Colombia as part of a long fight for a share of treasure in the wreck of a Spanish galleon, the San José, which sunk off the country's coast over 300 years ago.

Banco Bogotá taps debt markets

10 August 2017

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP's New York office and DLA Piper Martinez Beltran in Bogotá have helped Banco Bogotá issue US$600 million worth of notes.

Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2017

Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2017

09 August 2017

Latin Lawyer profiles the 40 Latin American law firms with an eye firmly on the future.

Hernando de Soto to give keynote at Latin Lawyer private equity conference

Hernando de Soto to give keynote at Latin Lawyer private equity conference

08 August 2017

Peruvian economist and president of the Institute for Liberty and Democracy think tank, Hernando de Soto, will deliver the keynote address at Latin Lawyer's upcoming 8th annual private equity conference, to be held next month in New York.

ATC expands in Colombia with Tigo acquisition

03 August 2017

Wasserman West in New York and Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados in Bogotá have helped American Tower Corporation (ATC) acquire 1,200 wireless communication towers from Colombia Móvil's Tigo for 448 billion pesos (US$147 million).

Norton Rose and Chalela guide Colombian O&G deal

Norton Rose and Chalela guide Colombian O&G deal

02 August 2017

Petroquímica Comodoro Rivadavia (PCR) has called on Norton Rose Fulbright (Colombia) to sign a farm-out agreement with fellow Argentine hydrocarbons company Petroleos Sud Americanos, handing it a stake in an oil and gas block in Colombia's north.

Colombia's Credivalores completes first international offering

26 July 2017

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados in Bogotá have helped consumer loan company Credivalores-Crediservicios issue international bonds worth US$250 million.

Brigard & Urrutia poaches M&A partner from major rival

Brigard & Urrutia poaches M&A partner from major rival

25 July 2017

Top Colombian M&A partner Jaime Robledo has joined Brigard & Urrutia Abogados from Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados in a high-profile move.

Garrigues helps Brazilian PE land Colombian data centre deal

18 July 2017

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped ODATA, a company owned by Brazilian private equity group Patria, build a data centre worth US$100 million for Colombian transport company Navitrans.