Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

PPP railway project in Uruguay gets more financing

Baker McKenzie LLP offices in Santiago and New York and Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga in Montevideo have helped a consortium led by Spanish construction group Sacyr obtain a US$75 million mezzanine loan to fund a public-private partnership (PPP) railway project connecting Montevideo and Paso de los Toros.

06 August 2020

Dentons makes two partners in Colombia

Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas has bolstered its project finance and oil and gas practices by adding two partners in Bogotá, following a promotion and a hire of a former in-house counsel of Canadian energy company Frontera.

04 August 2020

Atacama wind farm gets US$210 million financing

Linklaters in New York and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) have helped energy companies Ibereólica Renovables Chile and EDF EN Chile obtain US$210 million in financing for the expansion of the Atacama desert’s Cabo Leones I wind farm.

24 July 2020

DLA Piper and Miranda & Amado close IDB house building loan in Peru

Miranda & Amado Abogados has helped Peruvian house-builder Los Portales get a US$40 million loan from IDB Invest.

21 July 2020

Honduran textile maker gets IDB Invest loan

Wilson Williams LLP in New York and Washington, DC, and ACZALAW in San Pedro Sula have helped Honduran textile company Elcatex get a US$96 million loan from IDB Invest.

16 July 2020

Garrigues helps launch Pacific Alliance infrastructure fund

Garrigues (Peru) has helped Colombian investment manager Sura and Peruvian holding company Credicorp Capital set up a US$87 million infrastructure fund that will invest in the Pacific Alliance countries.

16 July 2020

Barros & Errázuriz promotes two in Chile

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has boosted its M&A and infrastructure practices, appointing two senior associates to partner.

14 July 2020

UK and Peru sign US$2 billion reconstruction deal for El Niño damages

Garrigues (Peru) has helped Peruvian authorities enter an agreement with the UK government to implement a £1.6 billion (US$2 billion) reconstruction programme aimed at repairing damages caused by severe flooding across several regions of Peru from the El Niño weather phenomenon in 2017.

13 July 2020

Allen & Overy appoints senior counsel in Brazil

Allen & Overy LLP has strengthened its transactional Latin America offering by promoting a lawyer to senior counsel in São Paulo.

10 July 2020

DLA Piper hires infrastructure head in Colombia

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán has hired a new partner to head its infrastructure practice in Bogotá.

06 July 2020

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