Work Area: Finance

Lobo de Rizzo appoints four partners

Highly Recommended Brazilian firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has promoted four lawyers to partner, strengthening its banking, equity capital markets, disputes and M&A practices.

10 May 2022

Colombian port completes US$524 million financing

The New York and Paris offices of Herbert Smith Freehills and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá have helped a group of project sponsors obtain a US$524 million financing to develop a port in northern Colombia.

04 May 2022

PPU and Payet Rey steer shopping centre loan in Peru

Shopping centre developer Mall Aventura has enlisted Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) to get a loan worth 168 million soles (US$46 million).

04 May 2022

Several Peruvian firms land airport services deal

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International and Miranda & Amado have helped Peruvian airport services group Talma acquire the remaining stake in its business from local private equity company Enfoca for US$164 million.

29 April 2022

LATAM obtains US$3.7 billion super-priority DIP financing

Several international and Latin American law firms have advised on LATAM Airlines' US$3.7 billion super-priority debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan.

27 April 2022

Origem Energia gets reserve-based credit to buy Petrobras assets

Stocche Forbes has helped Brazilian company Origem Energia obtain a reserve-based financing worth 690 million reais (US$146 million).

27 April 2022

Which firms advised Latin America’s largest banks in 2021?

From adapting to the new fintech landscape to providing economic support in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, banks had a lot on their plate in 2021. For the first time, Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has uncovered the law firms that Latin America’s leading financial institutions turned to the most for those crucial transactions.

25 April 2022

Uruguayan road project gets US$137 million financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has helped a Uruguayan special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project financing worth US$137 million to build and maintain a motorway project in the south of the country.

25 April 2022

Cuatrecasas in US$578 million Medellín metro financing

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped Bancolombia lend 2.1 trillion pesos (US$578 million) to a local concessionaire for the development of an inner-city railway in Medellín.

22 April 2022

Lefosse hires partner from Stocche Forbes

Brazilian firm Lefosse has strengthened its project finance and infrastructure practice by hiring a partner from Stocche Forbes.

21 April 2022

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