Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

EY Law in Costa Rican space radar project

EY Law (Costa Rica) has helped Silicon Valley-based LeoLabs set up its innovative space radar project in the Central American country.

06 May 2021

Morales & Besa appoints first woman managing partner

Chilean Latin Lawyer Elite firm Morales & Besa has elected its first female managing partner – Macarena Laso – becoming one of very few local firms with a woman in charge.

30 April 2021

Atacama wind farm gets US$231 million financing

Milbank in New York and Philippi Prietocarrioza Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) have helped the local subsidiary of Spanish renewables group Ibereólica obtain a US$231 million loan to fund the operations of a wind farm in northern Chile.

30 April 2021

Several firms steer Chilean solar financing

White & Case LLP in New York, Miami and Madrid and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped solar power company Solek Chile get a US$95 million loan to fund local renewables projects.

28 April 2021

Peru’s Santivañez steers Anglo American-Engie power agreement

Peruvian law firm Santivañez Abogados has helped British mining company Anglo American enter an agreement with French energy company Engie, through which its Peruvian copper mine Quellaveco will be supplied with renewable power.

15 April 2021

Guyer & Regules and Ferrere steer road financing in Uruguay

Guyer & Regules has helped consortium Grupo San José raise US$97 million through a loan and debt issuance to fund the construction of a toll-free motorway in southern Uruguay.

14 April 2021

Four firms help Bracell to US$980 million pulp financing

White & Case LLP in London and Beijing and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo have helped pulp producer Bracell get a US$980 million financing to expand a mill in Brazil.

31 March 2021

Colombia reactivates 4G toll road project with financing

Three Paul Hastings LLP offices, Colombia's Brigard Urrutia and Cuatrecasas in Bogotá have helped French concession holder Vinci Concessions and Colombian counterpart Constructora Concreto obtain a loan worth 700 billion pesos (US$196 million) to expand a toll road in central Colombia.

24 March 2021

Felsberg hires TozziniFreire lawyer as partner

Felsberg Advogados has boosted its project finance group by hiring a senior associate from TozziniFreire Advogados as partner.

17 March 2021

Uruguayan company gets loan to buy trains for UPM pulp mill

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino in Montevideo has helped a railway subsidiary of Uruguayan logistics company Grupo Christophersen and Spanish constructor Cointer obtain a 94 million euro (US$113 million) loan to finance train equipment for a railway connecting Montevideo and Paso de los Toros, where Finnish forestry group UPM is building a pulp mill.

01 March 2021

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