23 July 2019
Mexican firm Galicia Abogados and Veirano Advogados in Brazil have helped Canada’s Leagold Mining obtain US$400 million in project finance to develop two gold mines.
15 July 2019
Mexican firm Galicia Abogados has strengthened its tax practice with the hire of Edson Uribe Guerrero, the former deputy chair of Mexico’s tax ombudsman agency Prodecon.
12 July 2019
Mexican firm Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC have helped media company Grupo Televisa obtain a loan worth US$522 million (10 billion pesos).
24 June 2019
US investment manager BlackRock has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC in Mexico City to obtain refinancing worth US$245 million for a wind farm in Mexico.
15 May 2019
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP in New York; Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo; Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá; and Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal in Buenos Aires have helped Japanese technology fund SoftBank invest up to US$1 billion in Latin American food delivery start-up Rappi.
11 April 2019
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 13th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of 240 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
08 April 2019
Some 150 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise more than US$200 billion through nearly 800 debt and equity capital markets deals throughout 2018, according to Latin Lawyer data.
29 March 2019
Peruvian firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados has helped Canadian polymetallic producer Sierra Metals and its Mexican project subsidiary obtain a six-year credit facility worth up to US$100 million.
27 March 2019
DLA Piper LLP in New York and Mexico City, Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Garrigues in Mexico City have helped Mexican restaurant operator Alsea acquire Spanish counterpart Vips.
14 March 2019
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP has helped the Mexican subsidiary of Argentine oil company Pan American Energy obtain financing worth US$290 million.