Mexican firm Aziz & Kaye has helped private equity fund Wamex invest US$40 million in cold storage company Ecofrío.
Alston & Bird in Washington, DC, Atlanta and Dallas; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York, and Von Wobeser y Sierra SC in Mexico City have helped Australian building material supplier Boral buy US counterpart Headwaters for US$2.6 billion.
Alex Ali Mendez Diaz is a pro bono lawyer spearheading the fight for same-sex marriage across socially conservative Mexico. For his efforts, he won Latin Lawyer’s Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award this year
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
A competition enforcer said he “cannot imagine” the disruption that would be caused by the US leaving NAFTA, and that he is concerned about political interference in US antitrust policy.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250