08 March 2018
From social media initiatives to female-led talks, firms across the region are celebrating International Women’s Day, but a growing number of senior lawyers say the way to combat gender inequality is to change perceptions about men’s role in the legal workplace and not just women’s.
02 March 2018
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has hired a former general counsel from Minera Miski Mayo to co-head its mining practice.
15 February 2018
CMS Grau has helped Chilean department store chain Falabella issue bonds worth 200 million Peruvian soles (US$62 million) through its Peruvian subsidiary.
07 February 2018
Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá and Smith, Gambrell & Russell LLP in Atlanta have helped Colombian airline Avianca sell future receivables to a special purpose vehicle.
05 February 2018
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped education services company Corporación San Ignacio de Loyola agree a US$50 million investment with a private equity fund.
02 February 2018
Prominent finance lawyer Marcelo Armas is the new co-chair of Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría.
02 February 2018
Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped Peruvian private equity investor Enfoca Group acquire education services company Instituto de Creatividad y Negocios from its former shareholders.
22 January 2018
Four firms have made lateral hires and three others have made promotions in a lively start to the year for Peru’s legal market.
15 January 2018
Munger, Tolles & Olson in Los Angeles; De Pardieu Brocas Maffei in Paris; NautaDutilh in Amsterdam; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uria (Peru); and Bambach & Campos in Santiago have helped South African subtropical fruits supplier Westfalia Fruit acquire a US$140 million revolving-door credit facility.
08 January 2018
DLA Piper Pizarro Botto Escobar has helped French commodities trading company Louis Dreyfus agree a US$100 million loan with a syndicate of banks.