Complementing its market-leading compliance team, TozziniFreire Advogados has recruited a partner to lead its white-collar crime department.
Brazilian law firm PVG Advogados has recruited its second tax partner in three months by hiring from TozziniFreire Advogados again.
Rosselló Abogados in Lima has helped Peruvian pharmaceutical company Medifarma obtain financing from several local and international banks.
TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Mexican beverage and retail company FEMSA purchase a 50% stake in convenience stores owned by Brazilian energy company Raízen for 560 million reais (US$135 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.
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.
Latin Lawyer recorded 74 debt transactions in Brazil between March and April, worth a combined US$21.5 billion
TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Brazilian loan provider Omni obtain a US$100 million credit line from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to fund credit lines for self-employed lorry drivers and offer financing options to immigrants.
TozziniFreire Advogados has helped non-profit Sitawi Finanças do Bem structure Brazil’s first online collective investment platform for social and environmental projects.
TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Japanese trading company Marubeni enter the Latin American agribusiness sector through its acquisition of a majority stake in two Brazilian companies.