Work Area: Administrative

Demarest advises on Brazil's first solar energy PPP auction

Demarest Advogados has helped energy company HCC Projectos Elétricos present two successful bids in the first solar power public-private partnership (PPP) auctions in Brazil, with both offers worth 970 million reais (US$179 million) in total.

04 October 2022

Indian company builds covid-19 hospitals in Nicaragua

García & Bodán (Nicaragua) has helped Indian infrastructure company Cosmos register a Nicaraguan subsidiary, which will build six covid-19 hospitals in the country.

04 October 2022

Peru's Benites Vargas hires former prime minister as counsel

Peruvian law firm Benites, Vargas & Ugaz Abogados has bolstered its public and constitutional law offering by hiring a former prime minister as counsel.

03 October 2022

Veirano stars in Brazilian natural parks auction

Veirano Advogados has helped Brazilian consortium Novo Caracol place a winning US$150 million bid for the concession of the Caracol and Tainhas natural parks in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul.

23 September 2022

Demarest helps EcoRodovias win motorway bid

In the latest of a string of public auction deals it has recently worked on, Demarest has helped local transport company EcoRodovias win a 1.24 billion reais (US$239 million) bid for a motorway in the state of São Paulo.

20 September 2022

Mexican energy group partners with Pemex over fertiliser plant

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican energy group Gas y Petroquímica de Occidente (GPO) develop a petrochemicals fertiliser plant, forming part of its service agreement with state-owned oil group Pemex.

20 September 2022

Machado Meyer and Lefosse dock cross-border port bid

Dutch port operator APM Terminals has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire port assets from Brazilian shipbuilder Estaleiro Atlântico Sul (EAS), following a 455 million reais (US$89 million) bid.

13 September 2022

Brazilian firms lay graveyard privatisation to rest

Brazilian firms Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped two separate concessionaires acquire graveyard assets worth 492 million reais (US$96 million) in a public auction held by the city of São Paulo.

30 August 2022

Lefosse advises on major airport privatisation

Lefosse has helped Spanish company AENA win the rights to operate São Paulo’s Congonhas airport along with 10 other Brazilian airports following a 2.45 billion reais (US$478 million) bid.

23 August 2022

KLA boosts public law practice with hire

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm KLA Advogados has recruited a Pinheiro Neto Advogados lawyer as partner, strengthening its public law department.

10 August 2022

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