CMS Hasche Sigle in Hamburg and Ferrere (Uruguay) in Montevideo has helped German wind turbine maker Enercon obtain project finance worth US$70 million for its Uruguayan wind farm operator Ladaner.
US agribusiness Cargill has hired Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi to acquire an additional 40% in Glucovil from Argentine food processing company Ledesma for US$80 million.
In recent years, corruption has come to dominate the agenda in Latin America. As the list of companies under investigation grows, has the legal profession been complicit, and can law firms play a greater role in the fight against bribery?
In a fast-changing world, the Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2018 have shown themselves willing to take innovative steps to defend their leading positions.
The Big Four, the commoditisation of legal services and encroaching global firms are threats keeping managing partners from Mexico City to Rio de Janeiro up at night. At a roundtable in San José, partners told Tom Muskett-Ford why firms in Central America, the most integrated market in Latin America, can face off some of those threats with a new wave of consolidation, which could see them expand beyond Central America’s borders to stay ahead of the competition.
On 4 June, panellists at the Latin Lawyer-GRR Live 3rd Annual Restructuring in New York said the lack of DIP financing provisions and of an “equitable...
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Anthony S Harrington
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