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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
19 February 2019
DLA Piper Martinez Beltrán in Bogotá has helped Dubai-based food packaging manufacturer Taghleef acquire Colombian counterpart Biofilm.
09 November 2018
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped a concessionaire obtain 1.6 trillion pesos (US$590 million) in financing for a 4G toll road project.
18 October 2018
US private equity Australis Partners has hired Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá to invest in Colombian retailer Grupo Reve, which owns discount supermarket group Justo & Bueno and coffee shop chain Tostao.
10 July 2018
DLA Piper Martinez Beltrán has hired a partner from a leading Colombian tax boutique to head its tax practice in Bogotá.
30 April 2018
DLA Piper LLP in Washington, DC, and London has helped the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) grant a loan to Brazilian sugar and alcohol producer Vale do Paraná.