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Salta becomes sixth Argentine province to restructure debt

DLA Piper LLP in New York and Buenos Aires has helped the province of Salta in northern Argentina reach an agreement with bondholders to restructure US$350 million of foreign debt.

Peru's draft arbitration law risks “chaos” in domestic cases
Four firms in e-commerce company Mosaico IPO

Enel Américas gets US$500 million loan in Chile

Winston & Strawn LLP in New York and Chile’s Carey have helped Santiago-headquartered power company Enel Américas obtain a US$500 million loan from a syndicate of banks.

Pro bono: Clearing the way
Uruguayan company gets loan to buy trains for UPM pulp mill

International Lawyer of the Year: Andrew Levine

Before becoming a lawyer – according to Debevoise & Plimpton LLP partner Andrew Levine – it can help to first get some real-life experience.

Lifetime Achievement Award: Antonia Stolper

Over nearly three decades, Antonia Stolper – head of Shearman & Sterling LLP’s Latin America affinity group – has made a name for herself as a force of nature in the region’s capital markets space, as well as driving conversations about pro bono and gender diversity. We speak to the winner of Latin Lawyer’s Lifetime Achievement Award, as she steps back from Shearman’s partnership to become of counsel.

Surveys

Pro bono: Clearing the way

As clearing house membership reaches an all-time high, the institutions across the region acting as the go-between for law firms and pro bono projects are reinventing themselves, adapting to the times to provide first-class responses to those most in need. They are plugging gaps, as well as making pro bono networks more inclusive.

Pro bono: A critical state
Pro bono: Taking responsibility

Battle of the titans

The UK’s top law firms have long sought to gain ground from New York’s white-shoe elite when it comes to some of the most lucrative work in Latin America: cross-border M&A deals governed under New York law. But establishing a foothold in the upper echelons of the US market – a starting point to winning such transactions – is not easy. What are the UK’s magic circle doing to square up to their US rivals?

Banking barricades: central banks brace for the impact of covid-19
To each their own

Latin America’s oil and gas industry has a bright future, forecast panellists

With the prospect of a covid-19 vaccine on the horizon and renewed investment opportunities on the cards for 2021 and beyond, there may be a turn in the tide for Latin America’s oil and gas industry, predicted panellists at Latin Lawyer Interactive: Oil and Gas.

Risk appetite for deal-making in Latin America in constant flux, says panel
It’s not all bad news for M&A in 2021, say bankers

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Nov 19

LACCA Interactive: Virtual Series

Thu, 19th Nov 2020

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Dec 03

Latin Lawyer Interactive: Oil and Gas

Thu, 3rd Dec 2020