Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped local forestry company Agroempresa Forestal structure an equity fund worth US$330 million, which is thought to be the largest of its kind in Uruguay.
Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni - Advogados in São Paulo has helped the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) expand in South America by hiring a local representative and launching a listings roadshow in Brazil and Peru.
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s David Williams built his legal career in Latin America off the back of early exposure to the region, managing to successfully navigate his firm’s Latin American practice through a constantly changing political and economic environment. He is 2018’s recipient of Latin Lawyer’s International Lawyer of the Year Award.
An in-depth look at M&A and IPO transactions in Latin America and the law firms behind them.
In early 2018, Óscar Centeno, a driver for an ex-official in Argentina’s ministry of public planning, turned over a box of handwritten notebooks to newspaper La Nación. In doing so, he sparked Argentina’s largest ever investigation into graft.
Sergio J Galvis, Robert J Giuffra Jr and Werner F Ahlers
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Jack Devine and Amanda Mattingly
The Arkin Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250