Work Area: Gas

3R Petroleum subsidiary obtains funds for Petrobras acquisition

A subsidiary of 3R Petroleum has hired Milbank in São Paulo and New York, DLA Piper LLP in Luxembourg and two offices of Brazilian firm Mattos Filho to get a US$500 million loan for the acquisition of oil field assets from Petrobras.

17 August 2022

Brazil’s Constellation completes second restructuring

US firm White & Case LLP, Galdino & Coelho Advogados in Rio de Janeiro and two Mattos Filho offices have helped Brazilian oil drilling company Constellation complete a US$1.84 billion global restructuring, allowing it to exit a four-year recovery period and cut its debt by more than half.

05 July 2022

Norway's BW buys Petrobras assets and oil storage vessel

Mattos Filho has helped Norwegian company BW Energy acquire two deepwater oil fields from Petrobras and a Brazil-based floating production storage unit (FPSO) from Italy's Saipem in a deal worth nearly US$150 million in total.

01 July 2022

Ex-ANP head joins Schmidt Valois as consulting partner

Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has hired the former director of Brazil’s National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) as a consulting partner in its regulatory, governmental affairs and energy teams.

20 June 2022

3R Petroleum signs supply agreement with Bahiagás

Brazil’s 3R Petroleum has turned to Demarest Advogados to enter a supply agreement with Brazil’s largest gas distributor Bahiagás.

10 June 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

Several firms help Chile’s GNL Quintero get new owners

Two White & Case LLP offices, Linklaters in New York and Brussels and Chilean firms Guerrero Olivos and Barros & Errázuriz Abogados have advised on EIG and Fluxys’ joint acquisition of GNL Quintero – the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal in Chile.

01 April 2022

Bomchil guides MetroGas loan in Argentina

Bomchil has helped Banco Itaú and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China grant a syndicated loan and a refinancing worth 12 billion Argentine pesos (US$115 million) in total to MetroGas.

21 March 2022

Petrobras divests onshore oil assets for US$544 million

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Bermuda-based investor Seacrest acquire a portfolio of onshore oil assets from Brazil’s Petrobras for US$544 million.

04 March 2022

Martínez de Hoz steers Pan American US$125 million issuance

Martínez de Hoz & Rueda has advised the placement agents in a US$125 million debt issuance by Argentina’s Pan American Energy.

16 February 2022

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