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Posse Herrera, Brigard & Urrutia and AFRA seal Colombia airport handover

27 April 2017

Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped Colombian private equity fund managers Nexus Capital Partners and Olímpica Group sell their controlling stakes in local airport operators Airplan and Aeropuertos de Oriente.

Odebrecht obtains funding for Panama airport expansion

03 June 2015

Panamanian firm Alfaro, Ferrer & Ramírez has helped Brazilian construction company Odebrecht obtain financing worth US$150 million, which it will use to fund the construction of the new south terminal at Tocumen International Airport.

Panama awards contract for second metro line

Panama awards contract for second metro line

20 May 2015

Morgan & Morgan has helped the government of Panama award a concession to build the second line of the Panama City metro to a consortium composed of Spanish construction company FCC and Brazil’s Odebrecht.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Panama

06 March 2015

Latin Lawyer continues with its overview of the leading corporate law firms in Latin America, as analysed in the 17th edition of Latin Lawyer 250. Today the focus is on Panama.

Twenty firms line up for Terranum hotel buy

02 June 2014

Twenty firms working across nine jurisdictions have provided counsel in a multi-stage transaction that saw Colombia’s Terranum Hoteles become the owner of one of Latin America’s largest hotel chains through its acquisition of Decameron Hotels and six of its international subsidiaries.

Panama metro obtains funding for extension

20 May 2014

US firm K&L Gates LLP and Panama’s Alfaro, Ferrer & Ramírez have advised a consortium on a US$212 million receivables purchase agreement with two banks that will help finance improvement works to the Panama City metro.

Twelve firms line up for Nexus’ Peruvian bottler buy

23 August 2013

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York, Peru’s Rubio Leguía Normand, Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz, Tobar & Bustamante in Ecuador, Panama’s Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega and Romero Pineda & Asociados in El Salvador have helped Peruvian private equity firm Nexus Group acquire a controlling stake in plastic bottle manufacturer San Miguel Industrias.

Avianca taps markets ahead of rebranding

30 May 2013

Colombia’s Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados, the New York office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and Panamanian firm Icaza, González-Ruiz & Alemán have helped the holding company of Colombian national flag carrier, Avianca, issue notes worth US$300 million on the international markets.

Hipotecaria raises US$45 million in mortgage-backed offering

17 May 2013

US firm Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Panama’s Morgan & Morgan and Arias & Muñoz (El Salvador) have assisted Central America’s Banco La Hipotecaria with a US$45 million mortgage-backed trust securitisation.

Hipotecaria obtains IADB loan in El Salvador, Panama and Colombia

04 April 2013

The Washington, DC office of Andrews Kurth LLP, Colombia’s Lloreda Camacho & Co Attorneys, Panama’s Alfaro, Ferrer & Ramírez and Arias & Muñoz (El Salvador) have helped the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) provide a US$25 million loan to Banco La Hipotecaria’s operations in the three Latin American countries.