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Reed Smith nabs LatAm partner from Haynes & Boone
Reed Smith nabs LatAm partner from Haynes & Boone

Reed Smith nabs LatAm partner from Haynes & Boone

28 January 2020

Reed Smith LLP has bolstered its Latin American energy and natural resources practice with the hire of former Haynes & Boone LLP partner Nicolas Borda.

More Mexican firms make partners
More Mexican firms make partners

More Mexican firms make partners

28 January 2020

Galicia Abogados; Cervantes Sainz SC; Goodrich, Riquelme Asociados; SOLCARGO (Solórzano, Carvajal, González y Pérez-Correa SC); EC Legal Rubio Villegas; Ibarra, del Paso y Gallego SC; and MCM Abogados have announced partner promotions to strengthen their offerings in preparation for the new year.

Von Wobeser promotes two and hires ex-Supreme Court judge
Von Wobeser promotes two and hires ex-Supreme Court judge

Von Wobeser promotes two and hires ex-Supreme Court judge

27 January 2020

Mexican law firm Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has added firepower to its IP, corporate and disputes practices by promoting two to partner and hiring Mexico’s first female Supreme Court judge as of counsel.

Hogan Lovells inks financing for Monterrey train line
Hogan Lovells inks financing for Monterrey train line

Hogan Lovells inks financing for Monterrey train line

24 January 2020

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.

Several firms behind luxury hotel loan in Mexico
Several firms behind luxury hotel loan in Mexico

Several firms behind luxury hotel loan in Mexico

23 January 2020

Shutts & Bowen LLP in Miami, Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Spain’s Banco Sabadell lend US$76 million to Mexican luxury hotel group Arotesa Isla.

Several LatAm firms in cross-border travel agency buy
Several LatAm firms in cross-border travel agency buy

Several LatAm firms in cross-border travel agency buy

21 January 2020

Firms from five Latin American jurisdictions joined Dutch law firm De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek to help a subsidiary of Brazilian travel group CVC Turismo acquire Argentine online travel platform Almundo for US$74 million.

Holland & Knight promotes four in LatAm practice
Holland & Knight promotes four in LatAm practice

Holland & Knight promotes four in LatAm practice

20 January 2020

Holland & Knight LLP has elevated four lawyers in its Latin America practice to partner, across its Miami, Bogotá and Mexico City offices.

Mexico’s IEnova issues bonds
Mexico’s IEnova issues bonds

Mexico’s IEnova issues bonds

20 January 2020

Mexican energy company IEnova has hired González Calvillo, SC to issue bonds worth US$332 million.

Mijares in Mexican leg of Asia-US power company investment
Mijares in Mexican leg of Asia-US power company investment

Mijares in Mexican leg of Asia-US power company investment

17 January 2020

King & Wood Mallesons in Beijing and Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP’s Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, New York and Washington, DC, offices helped Chinese electronics manufacturer Tianjin Zhonghuan Semiconductor (TZS) invest US$298 million in Singaporean Maxeon Solar Technologies as part of its spin-off from US company SunPower.

Four firms steer Chilean telecoms financing
Four firms steer Chilean telecoms financing

Four firms steer Chilean telecoms financing

16 January 2020

Four White and Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped Chilean telecoms company WOM obtain a US$660 financing through a syndicated loan and a bond offering.