14 May 2019
At least six firms – including outfits from Brazil, Colombia and Peru – are helping the energy arm of US private equity group Carlyle acquire up to 40% of Spanish oil and gas company Cepsa from United Arab Emirates-owned sovereign wealth fund Mubadala.
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.
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.
05 April 2019
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo has helped Brazilian energy company Raízen obtain a US$500 million loan.
27 March 2019
DLA Piper LLP in New York and Mexico City, Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Garrigues in Mexico City have helped Mexican restaurant operator Alsea acquire Spanish counterpart Vips.
20 March 2019
International firm Linklaters has promoted an associate to partner, bolstering its corporate practice in São Paulo.
15 March 2019
Linklaters in London and New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has advised HSBC México for the joint venture deal between its parent company and fintech group Global Payments.
14 March 2019
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP has helped the Mexican subsidiary of Argentine oil company Pan American Energy obtain financing worth US$290 million.
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.
28 February 2019
Linklaters in New York has helped a US subsidiary of Brazilian oil company Petrobras sell hydrocarbon assets in Texas to Chevron in a deal worth US$562 million.