KPMG expands ESG offering in Brazil with consultancy buy

TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Brazilian environmental, social and governance (ESG) consultancy Resultante sell its business to KPMG.

03 November 2022

FLH Advogados poaches Madrona tax partner

Brazil’s FLH Advogados has bolstered its tax practice by adding a partner with experience from Madrona Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados.

02 November 2022

Holland & Knight appoints senior IP counsel in Colombia

Holland & Knight (Colombia) has strengthened its intellectual property department by hiring the director of the country’s National Directorate of Copyright (DNDA) as senior counsel.

02 November 2022

Suzano buys Kimberly-Clark tissue assets in Brazil

Four offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho in São Paulo have helped pulp and paper giant Suzano acquire US counterpart Kimberly-Clark’s Brazilian assets, including a tissue factory in the state of São Paulo.

02 November 2022

Brazil boosts focus on corruption beyond its borders

A Brazilian federal anti-corruption agency is expanding its focus on bribery that occurs outside of the country but involves Brazilian companies or public officials.

02 November 2022

Dentons' Bogotá office stars in Canadian gold mining merger

Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas in Bogotá has helped Aris Gold in the sale of its business to fellow Canadian mining company GCM for US$424 million, a deal that includes the target’s gold mines in Colombia.

02 November 2022

Who is in LACCA Approved 2023?

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association has released the latest edition of LACCA Approved. Read on to find out who Latin America’s leading private practitioners are and which law firms received the most votes.

01 November 2022

Greenberg bolsters Brazil offering with TelevisaUnivision GC hire

Greenberg Traurig LLP has welcomed the associate general counsel of Mexican-US media group TelevisaUnivision as shareholder in New York, who brings important Brazilian experience to the firm’s Latin America group.

01 November 2022

TotalEnergies partners with Brazil’s Casa dos Ventos

Three offices of Milbank and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo have helped France’s TotalEnergies form a joint venture with Brazilian renewables group Casa dos Ventos, spending US$550 million for a share in the new entity.

01 November 2022

Renewables company Sonnedix expands in Chile

White & Case LLP in Houston and Carey in Santiago have helped multinational renewables company Sonnedix acquire a solar and wind power portfolio from Chilean investor Arroyo.

01 November 2022

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