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.
Complementing its market-leading compliance team, TozziniFreire Advogados has recruited a partner to lead its white-collar crime department.
Hogan Lovells LLP in New York and Guatemala’s Sfera Legal have helped Banco G&T Continental obtain a US$250 million loan.
Several law firms have advised on the latest debt offerings by Brazilian and Mexican state-owned oil companies Petrobras and Pemex, collectively worth some US$21 billion.
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.
Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago and Consortium Legal (Nicaragua) in Managua have advised investment bank Credit Suisse in two loans totalling US$90 million to Nicaragua’s largest bank, Banpro.
Brazil’s attorney general, André Luiz de Almeida Mendonça, will deliver the morning keynote at Latin Lawyer Live 7th Annual Regional Project Finance conference, which takes place in Washington, DC, this December.
Hogan Lovells LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian insurance company BB Seguros and the Republic of Brazil sell their shares in Brazil’s largest reinsurance company, IRB Brasil Resseguros, for some 7.4 billion reais (US$2 billion).