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DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán boosts restructuring and competition groups

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán boosts restructuring and competition groups

19 September 2019

Colombia’s DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has hired a former bankruptcy judge and promoted one of its associates, strengthening its restructuring, disputes and competition groups.

Latin Lawyer equity capital markets league table: January-June

Latin Lawyer equity capital markets league table: January-June

11 September 2019

Some 45 Latin American and international law firms have helped the region’s companies raise more than US$13.4 billion through 41 equity capital markets transactions during the first six months of 2019, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Colombian power plant obtains credit facility

19 July 2019

DLA Piper Martinez Beltrán has helped a Colombian thermal power plant operator obtain an US$81 million loan.

DLA Piper and Holland & Knight use Colombia presence in refinancing

01 July 2019

Colombia’s Termomorichal has hired DLA Piper LLP in Puerto Rico and Bogotá to obtain refinancing for a power project that supplies an Ecopetrol oil field in eastern Colombia.

Major firms make a stand in ferocious battle for Avianca Brasil

Major firms make a stand in ferocious battle for Avianca Brasil

18 June 2019

Some of Brazil’s most prestigious firms have been enlisted in a fierce legal battle for Avianca Brasil as its restructuring proceedings – marked by judicial deadlock, thousands of grounded flights and growing debt – gained renewed momentum on Monday.

M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

M&A report Spanish-speaking LatAm: January-February 2019

23 May 2019

Peru was the busiest country for M&A transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during January and February, with more deals taking place there than in Mexico and Argentina combined, according to Latin Lawyer’s research.

International firms on the rise in LatAm equity markets round up

International firms on the rise in LatAm equity markets round up

16 May 2019

The number of international law firms involved in Latin America equity capital markets transactions increased significantly in January and February compared to the two previous months, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Hydro company purchases electricity distributor in Colombia

20 March 2019

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría in Bogota has helped a hydroelectric subsidiary of Colombian energy company Celsia acquire local electricity provider Enertolima for US$534 million.

PPU and DLA Piper star in tech company purchase in Colombia

28 February 2019

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) has helped US private equity firm HIG Capital acquire a majority stake in Colombia software company Digital Ware.

Three firms seal the deal for Emirati manufacturer entering LatAm

19 February 2019

DLA Piper Martinez Beltrán in Bogotá has helped Dubai-based food packaging manufacturer Taghleef acquire Colombian counterpart Biofilm.