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Garrigues appoints partner in Colombia

Highly Recommended firm Garrigues (Colombia) has promoted a counsel to partner in Bogotá, strengthening its project finance group.

06 December 2021

Deadline extended for Who represents Latin America’s biggest companies?

The deadline for The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association's (LACCA) annual research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest companies has been extended by one week.

06 December 2021

Dominican firm Headrick Rizik promotes three to partner

Highly Recommended Dominican firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has boosted its litigation and corporate and M&A practices by promoting three lawyers to partner.

06 December 2021

Several firms close fridge storage transaction in Chile

Emergent Cold Latin America has hired NLD Abogados to acquire Chilean cold storage business Friopacífico, marking the company’s entrance into the Andean country.

06 December 2021

Lefosse returns for Kora Saúde healthcare acquisition

Lefosse Advogados has helped Brazilian hospital chain Kora Saúde acquire a controlling stake in local cardiology group Angiocardis - Diagnósticos e Terapêutica for 710 million reais (US$130 million).

06 December 2021

Peruvian builder gets US$190 million loan

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima have helped Peruvian construction company Urbanova obtain a US$190 million loan from a syndicate of 10 banks.

06 December 2021

White & Case boosts Mexico office with promotions

Highly Recommended White & Case SC has appointed a local partner and a counsel in Mexico City by promoting two associates, adding firepower to its global arbitration and litigation practices.

03 December 2021

US-Mexico JV to administer Oravax covid-19 vaccine in LatAm

Mexican pharmaceutical company Genomma Lab has hired Paul Hastings LLP in New York and local firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez, SC to enter into a joint venture with US counterpart Oravax Medical to produce and distribute Oravax's oral covid-19 vaccine in Mexico.

03 December 2021

Last chance for Who represents Latin America’s 50 largest banks?

There is still time to take part in the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association’s (LACCA) first ever research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 50 banks by assets.

03 December 2021

DDSA lawyer joins Martinelli as partner in Brazil

Brazilian firm Martinelli Advogados has hired a senior associate from Highly Recommended DDSA - De Luca, Derenusson, Schuttoff Advogados as non-equity partner and head of its M&A group in São Paulo.

03 December 2021

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