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Linklaters promotes in São Paulo

Linklaters promotes in São Paulo

20 March 2019

International firm Linklaters has promoted an associate to partner, bolstering its corporate practice in São Paulo.

HSBC teams up with fintech provider in Mexico

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.

Pan American Energy gets credit line in Mexico

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.

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.

Petrobras sells US oil refining assets to Chevron

Petrobras sells US oil refining assets to Chevron

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.

M&A and private equity Deal of the Year shortlists announced

M&A and private equity Deal of the Year shortlists announced

25 February 2019

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the shortlisted transactions for the private equity and private and public M&A categories of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

Vinson & Elkins hires LatAm-focused partner from Linklaters

Vinson & Elkins hires LatAm-focused partner from Linklaters

25 February 2019

Vinson & Elkins LLP has strengthened its Latin America practice in New York, hiring a project finance partner from Linklaters.

Chinese-owned mine gets twin financing in Peru

06 February 2019

Linklaters and King & Wood Mallesons in Beijing, Norton Rose Fulbright in Hong Kong and Peru’s Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados have helped a series of banks grant Aluminium Corporation of China’s Peruvian subsidiary loans worth a combined US$460 million.

GDPR becomes critical issue in Brazil Trafigura investigation

18 January 2019

Lawyers have cited mutual legal assistance treaties and certain EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) exceptions as some of the routes through which oil trader Trafigura could hand over emails to Brazilian authorities. 

Mattos Filho and Machado Meyer lead Brazil’s debt markets table

Mattos Filho and Machado Meyer lead Brazil’s debt markets table

13 December 2018

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados advised on more debt capital markets transactions than any other Brazilian law firm in October, while Machado Meyer Advogados’ deals had the highest combined value.