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Dominican firm OMG nearly doubles partnership

Dominican Highly Recommended firm OMG has expanded its partnership by two thirds, promoting four lawyers across multiple departments.

17 December 2021

Chilean paper company CMPC buys more assets in Brazil

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Chilean paper producer CMPC acquire industrial and forestry assets from Brazilian counterpart Iguaçu Celulose Papel for 945 million reais (US$168 million).

17 December 2021

Schmidt Valois hires partner for new Brasília office

Brazilian firm Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has launched a criminal law practice, adding a partner to lead the group in the firm’s new office in the capital.

17 December 2021

Revisit Latin Lawyer’s Labour and Employment conference

The Latin Lawyer Connect: Labour & Employment conference is now available to watch in full online. The event was co-chaired by Enrique Stile from Argentina’s Marval O'Farrell & Mairal, Carolina Camacho of Colombia’s Posse Herrera Ruiz, Carolyn Knox from US firm Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart and Machado Meyer Advogados partner Andrea Giamondo Massei in Brazil.

17 December 2021

Several firms in cross-border US$3.25 billion insurance acquisition

Brazilian firms BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper have helped US insurance broker Arthur J Gallagher acquire the reinsurance brokerage business of US counterpart Willis Towers Watson for US$3.25 billion.

17 December 2021

Mexican food company renegotiates loan

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel in Mexico City has helped BNP Paribas make amendments to a US$100 million loan to Mexican food processor and distributor Sigma Alimentos.

17 December 2021

SiqueiraCastro makes nine partners

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm SiqueiraCastro will start 2022 with nine new partners, bolstering several practice groups.

16 December 2021

Nubank raises US$2.6 billion in dual-listed IPO

The world’s largest digital bank Nubank has enlisted four Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices, Brazil’s Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Campbells LLP in the Cayman Islands to raise US$2.6 billion in a dual initial public offering in New York and São Paulo.

16 December 2021

Felsberg expands international offering with new partner

A corporate and M&A lawyer has returned to Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Felsberg Advogados as partner and to lead a practice group focusing on international clients.

16 December 2021

Chile's BMAJ boosts tax and labour practices with promotions

Chilean Highly Recommended firm Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados has strengthened its tax and labour areas by appointing two new partners.

16 December 2021

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