Work Area: Projects & infrastructure

Leite Tosto hires new infrastructure head

A former associate of Brazilian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados has returned as partner to lead its energy and infrastructure practice.

19 March 2020

Ex-Baker McKenzie partner opens boutique in Mexico

Former Baker McKenzie (Mexico) partner Carlos Valencia has left to open a transactional boutique that focuses on the manufacturing and telecoms sectors.

17 March 2020

BLP hires Allen & Overy lawyer in Costa Rica

BLP (Costa Rica) has bolstered its projects and banking and finance practices by recruiting a lawyer from Allen & Overy LLP in Washington, DC, to oversee energy and infrastructure projects across Central America.

16 March 2020

Graham Abogados steer Mexican toll road refinancing

Graham Abogados, SC has helped a Mexican motorway concessionaire refinance bonds worth 7 billion Mexican pesos (US$373 million).

16 March 2020

Garrigues appoints infrastructure head in Colombia

Garrigues (Colombia) has hired a partner from local project and infrastructure boutique Arrieta Mantilla & Asociados to lead the firm’s efforts in the area.

11 March 2020

Baraona Fisher and Carey in Chilean-French toll road investment

Baraona Fischer & Cía has helped Chilean fund manager CMB and French investment company Ardian buy a minority stake in two toll roads in Santiago.

10 March 2020

Latham hires projects counsel from DLA Piper

Latham & Watkins LLP has added firepower to its Latin American project finance team by hiring an of counsel from DLA Piper LLP as counsel in Washington, DC.

05 March 2020

Hogan Lovells bolsters capital markets offering with Milbank hire

Hogan Lovells LLP’s New York office has hired a special counsel from Milbank as partner, increasing its Latin American capital markets and project finance capabilities.

03 March 2020

Chinese company wins railway project in Bogotá

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) has helped Chinese state-owned China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) win a public bid for a railway project in Bogotá, worth US$1.2 billion.

02 March 2020

RenovAR project gets Dutch financing in Argentina

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) in Buenos Aires have helped local energy companies Genneia and Centrales de la Costa Atlántica obtain US$44 million in project financing for a wind farm in Argentina.

27 February 2020

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