Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP’s offices in New York and Buenos Aires have helped the Republic of Uruguay issue notes worth US$1.3 billion.
It’s no secret that many of Latin America’s largest companies remain controlled by small, concentrated groups reluctant to relinquish control, limiting these entities’ ability to tap into a bigger pool of resources through the capital markets. This status quo makes public M&A deals a rarity in the region. Christina McKeon Frutuoso considers the challenges faced by lawyers when such transactions do arise.
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s David Williams built his legal career in Latin America off the back of early exposure to the region, managing to successfully navigate his firm’s Latin American practice through a constantly changing political and economic environment. He is 2018’s recipient of Latin Lawyer’s International Lawyer of the Year Award.
- Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee
- Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega
- Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
- Demarest Advogados
- Ferrere (Uruguay)
- Guyer & Regules
- Machado Meyer Advogados
- Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados
- Morgan & Morgan
- Pinheiro Neto Advogados
- Stocche Forbes Advogados
- Veirano Advogados
- Vieira Rezende Advogados
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250