KLA - Koury Lopes Advogados has hired a postdoctoral research fellow from Brazil’s tax institute (IBDT) as partner.
Mexican firm Cannizzo, Ortíz & Asociados has hired Miguel Jáuregui Rojas, the founding partner of Jáuregui y Del Valle, SC, as corporate senior counsel.
Jara Del Favero & Ried Fabres has helped Chilean car financing business Forum Servicios Financieros issue US$1.15 billion in bonds, less than a year after its owner BBVA touted it for a potential sale.
Guyer & Regules in Uruguay has helped Spanish investor Two Continent Logistics acquire a stake in car assembler Nordex.
Garrigues (Peru) has helped a special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain a US$150 million loan to fund Consortium Nuevo Metro de Lima’s construction of a second metro line in the Peruvian capital.
Four White & Case LLP offices and BKM | Berkemeyer in Asunción have helped consortium Rutas del Este – formed by Spanish construction company Sacyr and local counterpart Ocho – obtain a US$658 million hybrid financing for Paraguay’s first ever public-private partnership (PPP).
Felsberg Advogados has hired a senior associate from Trench Rossi Watanabe as partner to lead its real estate practice, a month after its former practice head left.
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Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and São Paulo and TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo have helped financial markets technology provider Sinqia raise 362 million reais (US$88 million) in a follow-on offering.
São Paulo firm Velloza Advogados, which is well known for its tax practice, has promoted an associate to partner.