Latin Lawyer gathered data on M&A activity across Latin America during 2019. Here we present our findings for the international firms that won the most work on deals taking place in the region.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped the CEO of Brazilian fertiliser distributor Fertilizantes Tocantins sell his stake in the business to Russian agrochemicals company EuroChem Group.
Latin Lawyer gathered data on debt capital markets activity across Latin America during 2019. Here, we present which firms won the most work.
Latin Lawyer recorded 166 Brazilian M&A deals that were signed and announced between March and December 2019. When counting only public values, the combined deal value of signed and announced deals was over US$100 billion.
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?
The onslaught of emergency laws implemented in Latin America to tackle the covid-19 pandemic has reduced transparency and public procurement controls, with lawyers recommending governments and companies prepare to justify their actions in the many investigations that will follow.
- Clifford Chance LLP
- Greenberg Traurig LLP
- Haynes and Boone LLP
- Hogan Lovells LLP
- Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
- Jones Day
- Maples Group
- Norton Rose Fulbright
- Proskauer Rose LLP
- Shearman & Sterling LLP
- Uría Menéndez
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250