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Rebaza and PPU reunite for Peru hydropower finance

27 April 2017

Peruvian power company Empresa de Generación Eléctrica Santa Ana (EGESA) has hired regular counsel Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas to obtain a US$45 million loan from Banco de Crédito del Perú and state-owned development bank Cofide.

Rodrigo Elías recruits former SUNAT boss to open transfer pricing company

Rodrigo Elías recruits former SUNAT boss to open transfer pricing company

20 April 2017

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has partnered with the former head of Peru’s tax authority to open a transfer pricing company that will provide economic advice on new OECD-inspired tax evasion legislation, to complement the firm’s legal services.

DHC steers construction issue

20 April 2017

Peru’s De Bracamonte, Haaker & Castellares Abogados has helped local construction company San Martín Contratistas Generales issue bonds worth US$30 million.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Peru

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Peru

19 April 2017

Our overview of Latin America’s legal markets, as analysed by the 19th edition of Latin Lawyer 250, turns to Peru.

ISA targets Andean telecoms links

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.

Six firms drive multijurisdictional notes issue

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.

Peru sued over vehicle inspection deal

10 April 2017

Spanish company has filed an ICSID claim against Peru over a deal which it says granted it “exclusive rights” to carry out vehicle inspection services in Lima and Callao – reported to be worth over US$300 million.

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

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.

DLA enters Peru with Pizarro Botto tie-up

DLA enters Peru with Pizarro Botto tie-up

28 March 2017

International firm DLA Piper LLP has established a cooperation agreement with Peru’s Pizarro, Botto & Escobar Abogados, meaning it now has a presence in five Latin American countries.

Eight firms behind fresh La Virgen refinancing

27 March 2017

Linklaters’ New York office and Peruvian firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas have helped hydropower developer La Virgen obtain project financing worth US$80 million.