Partners at Hogan Lovells LLP have elected Miguel Zaldivar to be the firm’s next global CEO, making him the first Latin American-qualified lawyer to hold the position at the firm.
Hogan Lovells LLP in Munich, New York and São Paulo and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped German carmaker Daimler revamp its Latin American operations as part of a wider corporate rejig.
Clifford Chance LLP in New York and London has helped Costa Rica raise US$1.5 billion in its first sovereign issuance under President Alvarado Quesada’s administration.
Latin American jurisdictions are seeing an influx of private investors in the natural gas sector, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer Live 7th Annual Regional Project Finance last Thursday – but Mexico’s regulatory framework makes it better positioned than Brazil to handle this new reality, at least for now.
The board of US-UK law firm Hogan Lovells LLP has unanimously recommended Miguel Zaldivar as the firm’s next CEO, positioning him to become the first former Latin America practice head to helm the firm if a partners vote approves the nomination.
Three Greenberg Traurig LLP offices, Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City and multiple offices of Central American law firm Consortium Legal have helped Panamanian bank BAC International (BIB) complete a securitisation of future receivables.
Tickets for Latin Lawyer Live 7th Annual Regional Project Finance Conference are available at a discounted rate until 22 November.
Hogan Lovells LLP in New York and São Paulo and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo have helped Banco BMG raise 1.6 billion reais ($396 million) in its initial public offering on Brazil’s stock exchange, B3.
In-house lawyers from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, JP Morgan, Allianz Global Investors and Astris Finance will speak at Latin Lawyer Live 7th Annual Regional Project Finance Conference, on Thursday 5 December in Washington, DC.
GCs from major companies across Latin America and the US gathered in Miami last week for LACCA’s 11th regional meeting to discuss some of the biggest issues currently affecting legal teams, including disruptive technologies, crisis management, regulatory hurdles, employee privacy matters and the challenges GCs contend with in today’s markets.