Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Paul Hastings boosts LatAm group with Shearman partners

Paul Hastings LLP has hired three partners from Shearman & Sterling LLP – including Latin America head Alexandro Padrés – adding firepower to its energy and project finance offerings in the region.

17 May 2022

Colombian port completes US$524 million financing

The New York and Paris offices of Herbert Smith Freehills and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá have helped a group of project sponsors obtain a US$524 million financing to develop a port in northern Colombia.

04 May 2022

Brazil’s Nasser makes three new partners and one counsel

Brazilian firm Nasser Sociedade de Advogados has promoted three lawyers to partner and one to counsel, strengthening its environmental, infrastructure and corporate law practices.

29 April 2022

Uruguayan road project gets US$137 million financing

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has helped a Uruguayan special purpose vehicle (SPV) obtain project financing worth US$137 million to build and maintain a motorway project in the south of the country.

25 April 2022

US general counsel of Brazil’s CCR joins Holland & Knight

Holland & Knight LLP has hired the general counsel from the North America division of Brazilian infrastructure group CCR as partner.

22 April 2022

Cuatrecasas in US$578 million Medellín metro financing

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped Bancolombia lend 2.1 trillion pesos (US$578 million) to a local concessionaire for the development of an inner-city railway in Medellín.

22 April 2022

Águas do Brasil raises funds for sanitation project

Brazilian sanitation company Saneamento Ambiental Águas do Brasil (SAAB) has hired Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to make two debenture offerings worth more than 2.25 billion reais (US$450 million) in total.

22 April 2022

Lefosse hires partner from Stocche Forbes

Brazilian firm Lefosse has strengthened its project finance and infrastructure practice by hiring a partner from Stocche Forbes.

21 April 2022

Mattos Filho makes largest-ever promotion

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has made its largest-ever partner promotion, appointing 13 lawyers to its senior rank across several practice areas.

13 April 2022

Swiss company installs safety technology at São Paulo airport

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has advised Swiss construction group KIBAG win a 123 million reais (US$26 million) bid to carry out work at the Congonhas airport in São Paulo.

11 April 2022

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