Garrigues (Peru) has hired the former president of the local competition and IP authority – Ivo Gagliuffi – to head its newly launched competition, economic regulation and IP practice, in anticipation of the country’s new merger control regime.
Garrigues in Chile, Colombia and Peru and Ecuador’s Pérez Bustamante & Ponce have helped Chilean telecoms company Grupo Gtd’s Peruvian subsidiary acquire a majority stake in cybersecurity company SecureSoft.
Latin Lawyer gathered data on M&A activity across Latin America during 2019. Here, we present which firms scored a place on the most M&A work in Peru.
Latin Lawyer recorded 29 M&A deals that closed in Peru between March and December 2019. When counting only public values, combined deal value exceeded US$5.6 billion.
Lazo & De Romaña Abogados has helped Banco de Crédito del Perú grant a US$30 million loan to Peruvian fishing company the Austral Group.
Lazo & De Romaña Abogados has helped Peru’s Credicorp and Banco de Crédito del Perú lend 100 million soles (US$30 million) to ceramic tile maker Ceramica Lima (Celima).
Peruvian Latin Lawyer 250 firms Hernández & Cía Abogados, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados and Lazo & De Romaña Abogados have begun 2020 by promoting lawyers to the partnership.
Peruvian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Lazo & De Romaña Abogados’ litigation head has left to set up a boutique, while his former outfit has hired a replacement.
Lazo & De Romaña Abogados in Peru has helped Chilean real estate group Red Megacentro obtain an US$84 million credit facility for a logistics centre south of Lima.
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has helped shopping centre chain Mall Aventura get project finance to fund the construction of a new centre in northern Peru worth US$47 million.