Felsberg Advogados and Madrona Advogados have hired partners, predicting a more active market in 2018 as Brazil exits a lengthy recession.
Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian tourism company CVC acquire counterpart Grupo Trend for 258.8 million reais (US$80 million).
Demarest has helped Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever buy Brazilian food business Mãe Terra.
Brazil's Madrona Advogados has hired a new partner to lead its real estate offering, ahead of further laterals and a new office opening in the pipeline.
Baker McKenzie (Mexico) and Brazil’s Madrona Advogados are the Latin American firms advising US manufacturer Silgan on its estimated US$1 billion acquisition of real estate investor WestRock’s dispensing systems business.
Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped CVC reach a deal to acquire fellow tourism company Grupo Trend for 258 million reais (US$82 million).
While 2016 marked the rise of populism in the US and Europe, in Latin America business-friendly administrations took the reins of several of the region’s countries. With this in mind, law firms stocked up departments in preparation for an expected uptick in transactional work. Latin Lawyer takes a look at the most significant of these developments.
Brazilian firm Madrona Advogados has hired a senior counsel for its finance and capital markets practice, as it readies itself for better times ahead in Brazil’s stifled capital markets.
Madrona Advogados has helped the veterinary arm of US pharmaceuticals company Merck buy a controlling interest in Brazilian animal health company Vallée.
Brazilian firms Madrona Advogados and Motta, Fernandes Rocha - Advogados have helped Banco do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul (Banrisul), a publicly traded financial institution controlled by the state of Rio Grande do Sul, negotiate an exclusivity agreement whereby the bank becomes the sole processor of the state’s payroll payments.