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Former Pérez Bustamante associate returns four years later as partner

Former Pérez Bustamante associate returns four years later as partner

10 September 2019

A former associate at Ecuador’s largest firm Pérez Bustamante & Ponce has returned to its tax practice as partner after more than four years at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

28 August 2019

Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.  

Multiple firms steer rare Ecuadorian investment in Canadian miner

Multiple firms steer rare Ecuadorian investment in Canadian miner

05 June 2019

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito, Carcelén, Desmadryl, Guzmán & Tapia in Santiago and Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP in Toronto have helped Ecuadorian conglomerate Grupo Nobis acquire a minority stake in Canadian listed mining company Adventus.  

IFC turns to Rodrigo Elías and Pérez Bustamante for Ecuador loan

04 June 2019

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito have helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) give a US$30 million A/B loan to Ecuador’s Banco Bolivariano.

Hogan Lovells, Mayer Brown and Pérez Bustamante seal loan in Ecuador

03 June 2019

Ecuador’s state-owned Banco del Pacífico has hired Hogan Lovells LLP in New York to obtain a US$150 million loan.

Belgian and French development banks work with CAF in Ecuador loan

31 May 2019

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington and New York and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito have helped a syndicate of development banks lend US$75 million to Banco Guayaquil.

Panama court sets aside arbitration award against non-signatories

17 May 2019

The Panamanian Supreme Court has partially annulled an arbitration award in favour of an Ecuadorean port authority that held affiliates of a Hong Kong conglomerate liable under a concession contract that they had not signed.

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

11 April 2019

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 240 leading names of the Latin American legal community.

Pérez Bustamante and Ferrere behind Codelco copper deal in Ecuador

11 April 2019

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce and Ferrere (Ecuador) have helped Chilean state-owned mining company Codelco form a joint venture with its Ecuadorian counterpart to develop the Llurimagua copper project in northern Ecuador. 

IDB grants loan to modernise Ecuadorian vehicle market

25 March 2019

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce have helped IDB Invest lend US$20 million to Ecuadorian vehicle distributor Mavesa, to help it give small and medium enterprises (SMEs) access to vehicles that pollute less.