Dechert's New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, offices and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped mining conglomerate Grupo México acquire a US freight company for US$2.1 billion in what is thought to be one of the largest acquisitions ever made by a Mexican company of a US counterpart.
Mexican firms Maldonado Magaldi y Asociados and Chávez Vargas Abogados have convened to help a Sacyr-led consortium win a public-private partnership (PPP) road maintenance contract worth US$223 million.
Latin Lawyer profiles the winners and runners-up of Latin Lawyer’s Deal of the Year Awards, shining a spotlight on the lawyers who made Latin America’s largest and most sophisticated transactions and cases happen in 2016.
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
Panellists at the Latin Lawyer-GRR Live 2nd Annual Restructuring Summit agreed political instability has damaging implications for both Brazil’s Petrobras and Venezuela’s PDVSA, and expressed concern for Pemex’s future.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250