As Brazilian infrastructure investment steps up a level, Demarest Advogados has doubled its efforts in the area by hiring a public law partner from Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown.
Campos Mello Advogados has helped UK multinational chemicals company Ineos in the Brazilian leg of its US$1.1 billion purchase of US counterpart Ashland International Holdings.
Delta Airlines has hired Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York, Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago and Demarest Advogados in São Paulo to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline company – LATAM – in a deal worth US$1.9 billion.
Holland & Knight LLP across four US offices and Demarest Advogadosin São Paulo have helped Brazilian real estate developer MRV Engenharia acquire a controlling stake in US counterpart AHS Residential, in a deal worth up to US$255 million.
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.
Latin Lawyer recorded 22 equity transactions in Brazil and Spanish-speaking Latin America between May and June with a combined value of more than US$8.1 billion.
Brazil’s president has altered his commissioners nominations for the country’s competition authority.
Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.
Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.
Latin Lawyer recorded 109 debt transactions in Brazil between May and June, worth a combined US$19.9 billion