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M&A report Brazil: January-February 2019

20 May 2019

Eighteen international law firms and 39 Brazilian outfits have helped steer 56 M&A deals that were announced, signed or closed in January and February, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Lefosse creates new practice group following double promotion

Lefosse creates new practice group following double promotion

09 May 2019

Lefosse Advogados has added two partners through a promotion round, strengthening its capital markets and corporate practices and creating a standalone investment fund group.

CADE issues chargesheet against Brazil's biggest banks in fintech probe

CADE issues chargesheet against Brazil's biggest banks in fintech probe

25 April 2019

Brazil’s competition authority (CADE) has formally accused four of the country’s largest banks of discriminating against a digital credit card operator by restricting its customers from using direct debit payments.

Livraria Cultura gets restructuring plan approval

24 April 2019

Felsberg Advogados has helped Brazilian bookshop chain Livraria Cultura get judicial approval for a restructuring plan worth US$73 million.

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.

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

08 April 2019

Some 150 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise more than US$200 billion through nearly 800 debt and equity capital markets deals throughout 2018, according to Latin Lawyer data.

Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2019?

Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2019?

27 March 2019

The results from LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2019 reveal some of Latin America’s leading private practice lawyers as voted for by in-house counsel.  

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

Mexico’s Creel García-Cuéllar leads LatAm equity capital markets table

15 March 2019

Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC steered the most equity capital markets transactions in Latin America throughout November and December, followed by local counterpart Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC and Brazil’s BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão.

Cescon Barrieu, Pinheiro Neto and Cleary top Brazil debt market table

Cescon Barrieu, Pinheiro Neto and Cleary top Brazil debt market table

13 March 2019

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados advised on more debt capital market deals reported to Latin Lawyer than any other Brazilian law firm in November and December last year, while Pinheiro Neto Advogados’ transactions had the highest combined value.

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for banking and finance, capital markets, project finance and restructuring

Deal of the Year shortlists announced for banking and finance, capital markets, project finance and restructuring

27 February 2019

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the banking and finance, capital markets, project finance (infrastructure) and restructuring categories of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards.