Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Cescon Barrieu helps Enel-led consortium win lighting PPP

A consortium led by Italian energy giant Enel has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to win a bid for a public-private partnership (PPP) to provide lighting services in the Brazilian city of Jaboatão dos Guararapes.

29 March 2022

Barros & Errázuriz expands partnership with four promotions

Chile’s Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has promoted four lawyers to partner, adding firepower to its natural resources, project finance, M&A and tax departments.

28 March 2022

Former González Calvillo partner joins BGBG

Mexican firm BGBG - Bello, Gallardo, Bonequi y García, SC has boosted its transactional and projects department by hiring a former partner of Elite outfit González Calvillo, SC, which recently elected a new executive committee.

24 March 2022

Brazil’s Supreme Court dismisses challenge to concession law

The Brazilian Supreme Court has dismissed a case brought by the Attorney General’s Office, ruling that concessionaires can legally continue to transfer concessions or control of a project without a bidding procedure.

23 March 2022

Baker McKenzie and Cuatrecasas land Colombian airport loan

Aeropuertos de Oriente has hired Baker McKenzie (Colombia) to obtain a loan worth 235 billion pesos (US$62 million).

17 March 2022

TozziniFreire hires Cascione Pulino partner

Brazilian Elite firm TozziniFreire Advogados has added firepower to its administrative law and infrastructure departments by hiring a partner from Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados.

10 March 2022

Brazilian sanitation company issues first sustainable bonds

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped Sanepar, a state-owned sanitation company in Paraná, issue sustainable bonds worth 600 million reais (US$116 million).

09 March 2022

Cuatrecasas appoints infrastructure partner in Bogotá

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has appointed a senior associate from Highly Recommended Peruvian firm Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas as partner in its projects and infrastructure group.

03 March 2022

SiqueiraCastro hires public law partner

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm SiqueiraCastro has added a public law partner in São Paulo, betting on rising activity in infrastructure projects.

18 February 2022

Several firms steer largest-ever 4G road financing in Colombia

Colombian infrastructure concessionaire Vial Unión del Sur and its Spanish sponsor Sacyr have enlisted Clifford Chance LLP in Washington, DC, New York and Madrid and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá to get the country’s largest-ever 4G toll road financing, a deal worth some US$906 million.

18 February 2022

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