Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

Patria acquires majority stake in Colombian healthcare group

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has helped Brazilian private equity fund Patria Investimentos acquire a majority stake in Colombian healthcare group Bienestar IPS.

27 April 2022

Three firms guide PE takeover of Brazilian medical group Alliar

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados and Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados have helped Brazilian private equity group MAM Asset Management obtain a controlling stake in local medical company Alliar, following a US$201 million investment.

26 April 2022

Goldman Sachs leads investment in Brazilian start-up Unico

Brazilian facial recognition start-up Unico has enlisted three Foley & Lardner LLP offices and Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados in São Paulo to raise US$100 million in an investment round led by Goldman Sachs.

25 April 2022

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

As companies weathered the ongoing economic and social aftershocks offset by the covid-19 pandemic, they relied on external counsel to guide them through the uncertainties of 2021. The latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, a study published by Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication LACCA, reveals the most popular law firms among the region’s largest corporations.

21 April 2022

Which firms are leading in the financial sector?

Featured in Who Represents Latin America's Biggest Banks?

As part of LACCA’s newest research into Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Banks, we take a look at the most popular firms for the region’s leading financial organisations as well as what’s been driving legal work in the sector.

19 April 2022

Chile’s HIF Global obtains decarbonisation-focused investment

The New York and Chicago offices of Latham & Watkins LLP have helped Chilean energy group HIF Global raise US$260 million in an equity investment to fund the global expansion of its decarbonisation business.

19 April 2022

Brazilian corporate benefits start-up raises US$100 million

Flash Benefícios, a São Paulo-based benefits management start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise US$100 million in a Series C funding round.

31 March 2022

Dutch fund invests in Colombian sustainable meat production

Allen & Overy LLP in São Paulo and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá have helped Dutch fund &Green invest in Colombian agribusiness company Hacienda San José (HSJ) to support sustainable meat production in the South American country.

25 March 2022

BMA helps XP acquire real estate fund manager

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped Brazil's XP Investimentos acquire Habitat Capital Partners, a real estate fund manager.

23 March 2022

Cuatrecasas steers Bancolombia-Celsia solar partnership

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped the investment arm of financial group Bancolombia launch a platform with local energy company Celsia through which they will develop solar power projects.

21 March 2022

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