Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Argentina’s Martínez de Hoz & Rueda have helped state-owned YPF’s power generation division obtain a US$150 million project financing for a wind power project.
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) and Holland & Knight (Colombia) have helped Peruvian telecoms company Orocom obtain a US$50 million loan to expand broadband services in southern Peru.
BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão is preparing for a predicted acceleration of Brazilian privatisations and investment in 2020 by boosting its infrastructure and regulatory team with a partner hire from TozziniFreire Advogados.
Several White & Case LLP offices and Arias (El Salvador) have helped Salvadorian Energía del Pacifico obtain El Salvador’s largest ever project financing, inking a US$657 million deal to fund the construction of a gas-fired power plant.
Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá, Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Cuatrecasas’ Bogotá team have helped Spanish construction company Sacyr get a US$185 million loan for a motorway project in Colombia.
White & Case LLP’s Miami and Washington, DC, offices and Miranda & Amado Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian power company Kallpa Generación obtain a US$330 million credit facility to refinance existing debt of its subsidiary Samay I.
Guyer & Regules has helped Uruguayan consortium Grupo Vial Oriental get a US$90 million loan for a public private partnership (PPP) road project.
Panamanian law firm Morgan & Morgan has strengthened its corporate practice by promoting a senior associate to partner.
Hogan Lovells (Mexico) has helped the state of Nuevo León get two credit facilities of US$70 million and US$45 million for a new train line in the state’s capital, Monterrey, following a five-year process.
Peruvian Latin Lawyer 250 firms Hernández & Cía Abogados, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados and Lazo & De Romaña Abogados have begun 2020 by promoting lawyers to the partnership.