Work Area: Energy

Salaverri Burgio and Tavarone Rovelli in Albanesi Energía issuance

Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán has helped Argentine energy group Albanesi Energía create a US$250 million bond programme and make its first issuances.

24 May 2021

Deal of the Year Winner: Project Finance (Energy)

Featured in 15th Annual Awards

The combined project bond issuance and bank debt package was one of Latin America’s largest power project financings in 2020 and occurred over two concurrent cross-border transactions. The company’s multijurisdictional activities required the coordination of law firms in the US, Spain, Chile, Colombia and Panama. It is our energy project finance Deal of the Year.

24 May 2021

Several firms help Canadian fund buy power assets in Brazil

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo has helped Canadian pension fund Ontario Teachers’ (OTPP) acquire Brazilian electricity transmission company Evoltz from private equity group TPG Capital.

20 May 2021

Rodrigo Elías helps Spain’s Celeo Redes win Peruvian power projects

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped Spanish power company Celeo Redes win a bid to build two power projects in Peru.

13 May 2021

Argentina's Albanesi Energía gets refinancing

Argentine electricity company Albanesi Energía has hired Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán in Buenos Aires to refinance a US$175 million credit facility.

13 May 2021

AES Dominicana makes US$300 million issuance

Uría Menéndez in Madrid and New York and Dominican firm Squire Patton Boggs Peña Prieto Gamundi have helped power company AES Dominicana issue US$300 million worth of notes and launch a tender offer.

11 May 2021

Demarest adds energy firepower

Brazil’s Demarest Advogados has bolstered its energy group by hiring a partner from local firm Neiva, Barros & Figueiró Sociedade de Advogados (NBFA).

06 May 2021

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán hires ex-government energy lawyer

Colombian firm DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has boosted its natural resources practice by recruiting the head of legal affairs at the government’s Ministry of Mines and Energy.

04 May 2021

Atacama wind farm gets US$231 million financing

Milbank in New York and Philippi Prietocarrioza Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) have helped the local subsidiary of Spanish renewables group Ibereólica obtain a US$231 million loan to fund the operations of a wind farm in northern Chile.

30 April 2021

Colombian power company brings arbitration claim against Chile

A Colombian state-owned power company has filed an International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) claim against Chile over the construction of a major electricity transmission line.

19 April 2021

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