Iberian law firm Cuatrecasas has hired a director from PwC to lead its tax practice in Lima, as it continues to strengthen its newly opened office in Peru.
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer Live 4th Annual Tax has been announced.
Thompson & Knight LLP in New York, Santamarina y Steta in Monterrey and Cuatrecasas in Barcelona have helped Mexican conglomerate Grupo Industrial Saltillo obtain a US$245 million loan from a group of lenders led by HSBC.
It’s no secret that many of Latin America’s largest companies remain controlled by small, concentrated groups reluctant to relinquish control, limiting these entities’ ability to tap into a bigger pool of resources through the capital markets. This status quo makes public M&A deals a rarity in the region. Christina McKeon Frutuoso considers the challenges faced by lawyers when such transactions do arise.
Iberian law firm Cuatrecasas has strengthened its corporate, finance and real estate practices in Mexico by appointing two new partners.
Spain’s three largest firms have published their global earnings and revealed further Latin American expansion plans.
M&A powerhouse BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has recruited Cuatrecasas’ former Brazilian managing partner as EU-Mercosur ties grow stronger after the signing of a historic free-trade agreement.
Spanish firm Cuatrecasas continues to add firepower to its new office in Lima, recruiting a partner from Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International to lead the M&A practice there.
Iberian firm Cuatrecasas has hired partner Aldo Reggiardo from Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados to lead its newly opened office in Lima as it expands its footprint across the Pacific Alliance countries.
Peru was the busiest country for M&A transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during January and February, with more deals taking place there than in Mexico and Argentina combined, according to Latin Lawyer’s research.