Aninat Schwencke & Cia has hired the former director of Chile’s intellectual property institute and the CEO of a compliance consultancy, both as senior counsel.
Cariola, Díez, Pérez-Cotapos, Brigard Urrutia in Santiago and Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima have helped US private equity firm Carlyle acquire kids’ entertainment company Coney Park from the owner of Peru’s El Comercio newspaper.
A discounted early booking rate for Latin Lawyer Live Private Equity – which takes place on Tuesday 8 October in New York – expires tomorrow.
Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.
The disputes head of Aninat Schwencke & Cia has joined projects disputes boutique Fleischmann & León Abogados, becoming the fourth partner to leave the Latin Lawyer 250 firm in the space of a month.
Aninat Schwencke & Cia has announced plans to restock after three partners, including two practice heads, and an associate leave to found their own multi-service firm.
The managing director and head of Latin America at private equity investor General Atlantic will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming Latin Lawyer Live 10th Annual Private Equity, which takes place in October in New York.
Chile’s Aninat Schwencke & Cia has promoted a transactional lawyer to partner.
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped mining company Antofagasta Minerals sell its electricity transmission business to Spain’s Red Eléctrica for US$117 million.
Chile’s Supreme Court upheld the competition tribunal’s 2016 ruling that a Telefonica subsidiary’s termination of thousands of mobile lines did not constitute an abuse of dominance.