In the latest in a string of lateral hires that have boosted anti-corruption departments at Latin Lawyer 250 firms, Veirano Advogados has recruited three partners by absorbing criminal law boutique Saad Gimenes Advogados.
US law firm Akerman LLP has strengthened its Brazil desk by hiring a partner from Brazilian law firm Veirano Advogados for its Miami headquarters.
Hogan Lovells LLPin New York and São Paulo and Brazil’s Lobo de Rizzo Advogadoshave helped Brazilian homebuilder Trisul raise 405 million reais (US$97 million) in a follow-on share offering.
Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC and Brazil’s Veirano Advogados have helped launch the Brazil-Mexico Business Council, as free trade talks between Latin America’s two largest economies gain traction.
Souza, Mello e Torres has recruited a partner from Veirano Advogados to lead its dispute resolution practice.
Banking on more infrastructure work, Veirano Advogados has hired two partners from Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados, increasing its firepower in the aviation and electricity sectors.
Veirano Advogados in Rio de Janeiro and Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados in Santiago have helped Canada’s Lundin Mining increase an existing loan agreement to US$800 million.
Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.
Veirano Advogados has recruited an agribusiness partner with more than 10 years of in-house experience to attract more clients from one of Brazil’s most powerful industries.
Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.