Private equity

Azevedo Sette adds real estate firepower in Brazil

Latin Lawyer 250 firm Azevedo Sette Advogados has strengthened its real estate practice by recruiting an in-house counsel as partner, only a month after it promoted a lawyer internally in the same area.  

Brazil prepares to loosen restrictions on foreign security interests over rural land

Rodrigo Elías behind inaugural bond issuance in Peru


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.

Latin Lawyer’s 8th annual private equity conference