Grupo México signs US freight deal amid strained bilateral relations

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.

Sacyr, ICA and Quarzo get Mexican road PPP contracts

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. 

Deal of the year 2016

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.

Making an impact

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




Construction 2016


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The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment


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