Private equity

LatAm-focused PAG Law grows New York office

US venture capital boutique PAG Law has strengthened its Brazil offering by appointing two new counsel, including Brazilian firm Demarest Advogados’ former New York resident partner.

Stocche Forbes Advogados

Veirano adds two partners in São Paulo


Lifetime Achievement Award: Paulo Cezar Aragão

At the age of 69, as active as ever, Paulo Cezar Aragão remains among Brazil’s most influential and respected lawyers, a titan of the profession capable of making the difference at a high-stakes negotiation table like very few are.

Edging out the competition

Christopher Finn, global head of operations at alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group, speaks to Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s Todd Crider about private equity’s prospects in Latin America, the rewards of having on-the-ground expertise and what he looks for in external legal counsel.