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Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

Latin Lawyer capital markets league table 2018

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.

Pérez Alati and Shearman in most debt deals in Spanish-speaking LatAm

Pérez Alati and Shearman in most debt deals in Spanish-speaking LatAm

14 March 2019

Argentina’s Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen and international law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP advised on the most debt capital markets transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during November and December, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Multiple firms in Promerica's first US debt tap

05 December 2018

Panamanian bank group Promerica has hired Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP in Miami and Richmond and Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City as lead counsel for its first ever US issuance, worth US$200 million.

Unilever, Tata, Club Med and Uber to speak at Latin Lawyer Live Labour & Employment

Unilever, Tata, Club Med and Uber to speak at Latin Lawyer Live Labour & Employment

06 September 2018

There’s still time to take advantage of a discounted rate on tickets to Latin Lawyer Live 5th Annual Labour & Employment, which takes place on Tuesday 25 September at W Hotel South Beach in Miami.

Spanish company’s arbitration claim against Guatemala gets under way

19 June 2018

After failing to reverse a loss against Guatemala at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) over electricity tariffs, Spanish company Iberdrola has brought a new treaty claim against the Central American state before the Permanent Court of Arbitration, it has emerged.

Latin Lawyer Elite Survey 2018

Latin Lawyer Elite Survey 2018

24 May 2018

In a fast-changing world, the Latin Lawyer Elite firms of 2018 have shown themselves willing to take innovative steps to defend their leading positions.

Arias increases Guatemala headcount with lateral hire

Arias increases Guatemala headcount with lateral hire

10 April 2017

Arias (Guatemala) has hired a board member of various prominent Guatemalan organisations for its banking and finance division as it seeks to drum up more local demand.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Guatemala

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Guatemala

07 April 2017

Latin Lawyer continues with its run-through of the region’s leading business law firms. Today’s focus is Guatemala, as analysed in the 19th edition of Latin Lawyer 250.

Arenales & Skinner-Klée founder starts at BLP

Arenales & Skinner-Klée founder starts at BLP

30 March 2017

BLP (Guatemala) has announced the hire of former Arenales & Skinner-Klée founding partner Alejandro Arenales five months after the family firm’s dissolution.

QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

27 March 2017

Guatemalan firm QIL+4 Abogados has promoted two lawyers to strengthen its real estate and banking and finance practices as it doubles down on growing demand.