09 August 2017
Gallo Barrios Pickmann Abogados and García Sayán Abogados have expanded their compliance departments amid growing national corruption concerns, which have already resulted in the pre-trial detention of a former Peruvian president.
22 May 2017
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Vector Legal in Costa Rica, Guatemalan firm Bufete López Cordero, García & Bodán (Honduras), Lexincorp in San Salvador and Peruvian firm García Sayán Abogados have helped retailer Grupo Monge obtain a syndicated multijurisdictional loan worth US$120 million.
20 January 2017
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped the holding company of Peruvian petroleum company Solgas obtain a 171 million soles (US$50 million) loan.
22 December 2016
Peruvian firm Grau Abogados has helped state-owned company Petroperú assign the Peruvian arm of Chilean oil and gas company GeoPark 75% of the working interest of the Morona oil block.
18 October 2016
Peruvian clearinghouse Alianza Pro Bono has elected a new board of directors, appointing Alberto Varillas of García Sayán Abogados as president, following the departure of Enrique Felices earlier this year.
22 April 2016
Canadian-Colombian oil company Pacific Exploration has reached a deal with an investment group to restructure most of its US$5 billion debt, advised by Norton Rose Fulbright in Canada, Proskauer Rose LLP in the US, García Sayán Abogados in Peru and Garrigues (Colombia).
25 February 2016
Peru’s García Sayán Abogados has helped Chilean retailer Cencosud sell 47 pharmacies to Mifarma, a Peruvian chemist chain.
15 September 2015
Two Peruvian microfinance companies have merged to create Financiera Credinka in a transaction involving Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados, Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados and Garcia Sayan Abogados.
24 August 2015
Peru’s Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados and the Los Angeles and New York offices of US firm Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP have helped bankrupt Texan oil company BPZ sell off its Peruvian assets as part of a fire sale following its bankruptcy filing, including licences to operate four onshore and offshore oil blocks in the country.
26 November 2014
Here we list 55 “Leading Lights” from our survey respondents, celebrating law firms whose efforts towards pro bono during 2013 stood out. The list consists of firms that we feel deserve to be put in the spotlight thanks to their contribution to the development of a pro bono culture in Latin America.