Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Three firms in multi-currency loan for Colombian transmission line

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC and New York and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá have helped the Colombian branch of Spanish engineering company Grupo Ortiz obtain a two-tranche financing worth US$122 million to fund the construction of a transmission line.

16 September 2021

Argentina's CLISA inks US$322 million consent solicitation

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and CROZ Roberts | Domínguez | Carassai Tax & Legal in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine infrastructure group Compañía Latinoamericana de Infraestructura & Servicios (CLISA) sign a consent solicitation agreement with bondholders to extend the maturity of existing debt worth US$322 million.

13 September 2021

Latham & Watkins LatAm partner moves to Pillsbury

US law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP has hired an energy and infrastructure partner from Latham & Watkins LLP, strengthening its Latin America group.

09 September 2021

Colombian 4G toll road concessionaire gets refinancing

Paul Hastings LLP in New York and London and Colombian firm Posse Herrera Ruiz have helped a Colombian motorway concessionaire receive US$278 million to refinance existing debt.

01 September 2021

IDB Invest backs power storage project in El Salvador

Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC and Paris and BLP (El Salvador) has helped IDB Invest provide financing to French renewables company Neoen, which will use the funds to acquire two battery energy storage systems in El Salvador.

01 September 2021

Several firms in Chilean motorway financing

DLA Piper LLP in Madrid and Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago have helped a motorway concessionaire owned by infrastructure developer Aleatica obtain a loan worth 5.3 million unidades de fomento (US$206 million) to complete a toll road project in Chile.

31 August 2021

Arias adds partner in Nicaragua

Arias (Nicaragua) has bolstered its project development group by promoting an associate to partner.

27 August 2021

Panama’s third metro line obtains US$2 billion financing

Three offices of US firm Milbank have helped a group of banks provide a US$2 billion financing to Metro de Panama Line 3.

27 August 2021

Arnold & Porter swipes LatAm-focused partner from Clifford Chance

Arnold & Porter has strengthened its corporate and project finance offering by hiring a Latin America-focused partner from Clifford Chance LLP.

23 August 2021

Consortium gets project financing for road works in Paraguay

Three offices of Mayer Brown LLP and Ferrere (Paraguay) have helped a local motorway concessionaire obtain a US$170 million financing to complete works on the Costanera Sur project in Paraguay.

23 August 2021

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