A slew of international and Chilean law firms has helped Banco Santander Chile and Banco del Estado de Chile issue notes for US$750 million each.
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the private and public M&A and private equity categories of our 14th annual Deal of the Year Awards.
Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce this year’s winner of the Law Firm Leader of the Year Award: Jaime Carey of Chilean firm Carey.
Chile’s Jara del Favero has added its first-ever female partner by promoting an associate.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in New York and Washington, DC, and Chile’s Prieto have helped Swiss insurance company Chubb buy two Chilean counterparts.
Chilean law firm Guerrero Olivos has absorbed the litigation department of local outfit Della Maggiora Eyzaguirre Ferrada, adding one partner and two associates.
DLA Piper LLP in New York, Santiago, Mexico City and Lima have helped US company Giddings Fruit obtain a US$90 million loan to fund its operations in Latin America.
Telecoms infrastructure company American Tower has hired DLA Piper LLP in Santiago and Lima to buy communication towers in Chile and Peru from Chilean telecoms company Entel for US$772 million.
Morales & Besa in Santiago and Mayer Brown LLP in New York have helped Chilean power company CRC Transmisión get a US$385 million financing to build power transmission lines in northern and central Chile.
Several international and Chilean law firms have advised on two financing transactions by Chilean state-owned mining company Codelco worth more than US$2 billion.