Estudio Alegria Buey Fernandez Fissore Montemerlo has helped Carsa, one of Argentina’s leading retail owners, reach a deal with its creditors to restructure debt worth 1.2 billion Argentine pesos (US$33 million), less than five months after filing for bankruptcy.
CMS Cameron McKenna LLP in Santiago, Mexico City, Lima and London; Beccar Varela in Buenos Aires; and Holland Knight LLP in Miami have helped UK insurance provider Charles Taylor acquire Argentine counterpart Inworx for US$50 million.
Tanoira Cassagne Abogados has helped Argentine agribusiness consortium Proteinsa fund its purchase of troubled poultry company Cresta Roja with a US$36 million syndicated financing package supported by BTG Pactual, in the Brazilian bank’s first financing in Argentina.
Spanish construction group Isolux Corsán has been ordered to pay damages after the bulk of its ICC claim over the upgrade of an Argentine power plant was dismissed.
In July 2012, CIESA and its lawyers finally drew an end to years of litigation and settled with the energy company’s creditors
The Buenos Aires office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Argentine firms Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (h) and Estudio Alegría, Buey Fernández, Fissore & Montemerlo have helped Gas Argentino (GASA) issue US$121 million worth of notes as part of its on-going debt restructuring.
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its Deal of the Year Awards at its annual charity dinner held in São Paulo and attended by more than 230 guests.
Pampa Energía has announced that an agreement has been reached with Compañía de Inversiones de Energía (CIESA) over a debt restructuring which has taken years of legal battles to resolve.
M & M Bomchil Abogados has helped Carrefour acquire a chain of convenience stores operating under the Eki trademark from its financially distressed owners, in a move which will see the French supermarket group substantially enlarge its convenience store business in Argentina.