Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Berkemeyer and Veirano in landmark Paraguayan biofuels project

BKM | Berkemeyer in Asunción and three Veirano Advogados offices have helped Brazilian investor ECB Group sign a free trade zone concession with the Paraguayan government to build an US$800 million biodiesel plant – set to be the largest ever investment in a single project in Paraguay.

05 October 2020

Winners of Latin Lawyer’s 2019 Deal of the Year Awards announced

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The winners in all 10 categories of our 14th annual Deal of the Year Awards are revealed here.

29 September 2020

Five firms seal landmark transmission line financing in Colombia

Norton Rose Fulbright in São Paulo and New York, Colombia’s Brigard Urrutia and Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian holding company Alupar get a US$164 million project financing to build a transmission line in Colombia.

25 September 2020

Renewables companies get US$335 million loan for Colombian projects

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Mendoza Abogados in Bogotá have helped the investment vehicle of Colombian renewables company Celsia and British counterpart Cubico obtain a US$335 million financing to acquire and develop power transmission projects in Colombia.

24 September 2020

Deal of the Year 2019 winners announced online next week

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Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of its 14th annual Deal of the Year Awards on Tuesday 29 September.

21 September 2020

Chilean renewables projects close US$673 million financing

Carey in Santiago has helped Irish energy company Mainstream Renewable Power get a US$673 million facility to build wind and solar farms in Chile.

07 September 2020

Multiple firms steer motorway loan in Peru

Baker McKenzie LLP in Chicago and Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima have helped Peruvian toll road company Autopista del Norte get a two-tranche US$350 million loan.

07 September 2020

Tatra Trucks strikes deal to build factory in Brazil

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has helped Czech automotive company Tatra Trucks reach a deal to build a factory in Brazil’s Paraná state.

03 September 2020

IKEA gets green loan for production plant in Mexico

Sánchez Devanny has helped IKANO Group, which operates IKEA’s business in Mexico, get a US$52 million green loan to build a furniture manufacturing plant in northeast Mexico.

13 August 2020

Several firms help Brazil’s Rumo to green financing

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York, and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian logistics company issue debt worth US$500 million to fund sustainable projects.

07 August 2020

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