The winners of Latin Lawyer’s 12th annual Deal of the Year Awards were revealed at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 240 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
Stocche Forbes Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Chinese power company State Grid issue debentures worth US$365 million.
To mark International Women’s Day, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados partners Isabel Bueno and Paula Vieira and human rights lawyer Laura Davis Mattar discuss advancements and challenges for women’s rights in Brazilian society and law firms.
Carlos José Santos da Silva, president of Brazilian law firm association CESA and partner at Machado Meyer Advogados, tells Luís Bulcão Pinheiro about a joint project between some of Brazil’s leading firms and São Paulo’s University Presbiteriana Mackenzie to address the lack of racial diversity in corporate law firms
Finance for gas power projects is starting to come from less traditional sources, but the associated legislation is far from perfect in Brazil and Mexico, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 5th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit, held in Washington, DC last month.
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These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250