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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.

Equity capital markets report: May-June

Equity capital markets report: May-June

11 September 2019

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.

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

21 August 2019

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.

Debt capital markets report Brazil: May-June

Debt capital markets report Brazil: May-June

21 August 2019

Latin Lawyer recorded 109 debt transactions in Brazil between May and June, worth a combined US$19.9 billion

Grupo Pão de Açúcar sells its interest in Via Varejo

Grupo Pão de Açúcar sells its interest in Via Varejo

25 June 2019

Brazilian businessman Michael Klein has hired Spinelli Advogados to buy a stake in retailer Via Varejo through a public auction, which drew investments worth a combined 2.3 billion reais (US$590 million).

Brazilian power plant gets project finance

23 April 2019

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in Rio de Janeiro and Souza, Mello e Torres in São Paulo have helped power generation company UTE GNA negotiate project financing worth US$670 million for a thermal power plant in Rio de Janeiro.

Pinheiro Neto and Pinheiro Guimarães lead latest debt markets tables

Pinheiro Neto and Pinheiro Guimarães lead latest debt markets tables

06 November 2018

Pinheiro Neto Advogados worked on more debt capital markets deals than any other Brazilian firm between July and September, while Pinheiro Guimarães’ transactions had the highest combined deal value, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Trench Rossi makes seven new partners

Trench Rossi makes seven new partners

12 June 2018

Trench Rossi Watanabe has announced it is promoting seven lawyers, in preparation for an uptick in economic growth in Brazil after the impending elections.

Brazil’s Rolim de Mello shakes up the market with prominent laterals

19 April 2018

Transactional boutique Rolim de Mello - Sociedade de Advogados has rebranded as Souza, Mello e Torres following the arrival of former Cescon Barrieu name partner Luis Souza and Vale general counsel Clovis Torres, along with several other lawyers from Latin Lawyer 250-listed firms.

Rolim de Mello hires partner from Trench Rossi

Rolim de Mello hires partner from Trench Rossi

16 February 2018

Rolim de Mello - Sociedade de Advogados* has hired an experienced M&A partner from Trench, Rossi e Watanabe Advogados, bringing its partnership up to six.