07 March 2019
White & Case LLP in Moscow and Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno in Buenos Aires have helped steel producer Tenaris enter a joint venture with Russian counterpart PAO Severstal to build a production plant in Russia worth US$240 million.
07 March 2019
Yesterday, Latin Lawyer published an article that did not include Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) and Posadas, Posadas & Vecino as counsel to the sellers of the target company. A corrected version of the article follows.
12 February 2019
Ferrere has helped Chilean retail group Komax acquire a major stake in Uruguayan clothing brand SiSi.
25 January 2019
Law firms that stand out for the pro bono work done by their lawyers and for their efforts to build a lasting pro bono infrastructure, both internally and in their legal market.
24 January 2019
Ferrere has promoted five associates to partner across its Ecuador, Paraguay and Uruguay offices, increasing its regional partner count to 32.
11 January 2019
Watson Farley & Williams in Madrid and Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause have helped UK energy company Atlantica Yield acquire Enel Green Power’s Uruguayan subsidiary for US$120 million.
07 November 2018
Chilean law firms Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) and Morales & Besa helped Latin American companies raise the largest sums in debt capital markets transactions that took place outside Brazil between July and September, while Clifford Chance LLP, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP were the international firms that closed the highest number of debt issuances.
25 October 2018
After reportedly being acquired by a private equity firm known for its funding of ICSID cases, a Panamanian holding company has threatened to bring an investment treaty claim against Uruguay over the renationalisation of an airline.
19 October 2018
Regional firm Ferrere has launched a programme that pairs first-time mothers at the firm with senior women professionals to provide them tips and support on how to balance work with childcare.
24 September 2018
Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise as much as US$110 billion through more than 350 debt and equity capital markets deals during the first half of 2018, based on Latin Lawyer data.