Peru's Minsur gets US$300 million credit line

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York have helped Peruvian mining company Minsur obtain a US$300 million loan.

14 July 2021

Several firms steer hospital purchase in Brazil

Brazilian healthcare provider Grupo Mater Dei has enlisted Spinelli Advogados and Azevedo Sette Advogados to purchase a majority stake in local hospital group Porto Dias for 800 million reias (US$154 million).

14 July 2021

Trench Rossi appoints two partners

Brazilian law firm Trench Rossi Watanabe has added two new members to its partnership by hiring a data protection and technology law partner from local firm Vinhas e Redenschi Advogados and promoting a senior labour associate.

13 July 2021

Petrobras sells remaining stake in BR Distribuidora

Linklaters in New York and São Paulo and Brazil's Lefosse Advogados have helped local fuel retailer BR Distribuidora in a secondary equity offering worth 11.4 billion reais (US$2.3 billion).

13 July 2021

Shearman hires LatAm counsel from Skadden

US law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP has strengthened its Latin America group by hiring a counsel from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, adding firepower to its corporate finance offering in the region.

13 July 2021

Colombian 4G toll road gets landmark cross-border financing

Vinson & Elkins LLP in New York and Baker McKenzie (Colombia) have helped Mexican infrastructure group Aleatica obtain a multi-tranche financing worth 2.7 trillion Colombian pesos (US$747 million) to develop a toll road – Autopista Río Magdalena 2 – in northern Colombia.

13 July 2021

Brazilian gold streaming deal calls on several firms

US miner Royal Gold has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to enter a US$110 million purchase agreement for gold produced at Ero Copper’s mine in Brazil.

13 July 2021

Familiar firms return for another Dominican sovereign issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped the Dominican Republic offer sovereign bonds and redeem previously issued debt in a deal worth some US$3.7 billion.

13 July 2021

Arias steers power loan in El Salvador

San Salvador-based power company La Distribuidora de Electricidad DELSUR has turned to Arias (El Salvador) to obtain a US$30 million loan from Colombian bank Davivienda.

13 July 2021

Machado Meyer hires from SiqueiraCastro

Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has bolstered its consumer protection offering by hiring a partner from local firm SiqueiraCastro.

12 July 2021

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