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Deal of the Year: shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted in the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 18th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

28 February 2024

El Salvador’s Calleja takes over Grupo Éxito from Casino

Three Winston & Strawn LLP offices and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped Salvadorean retail company Grupo Calleja acquire a stake in Colombian retailer Grupo Éxito from France’s Casino for US$550 million.

02 February 2024

Liberty buys and sells LatAm telecoms assets for US$611 million

Four Baker Botts LLP offices have advised telecoms company Liberty Latin America in its divestment of a portfolio of tower sites to US counterpart Phoenix Tower International, including operations in Panama, as well as its purchase of a set of spectrum assets in Puerto Rico.

17 November 2023

Who is in LACCA Approved 2024?

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association has released the latest edition of LACCA Approved. Read on to find out who the leading private practitioners are and which law firms received the most votes from in-house counsel.

30 October 2023

Panamanian energy group gets US$100 million financing

Mayer Brown LLP in New York and Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee in Panama City have helped Panamanian energy company ENSA Grupo EPM obtain a US$100 million loan from IDB Invest and Scotiabank.

03 August 2023

Another ICC award in Panama Canal dispute

The Panama Canal Authority says it has defeated the bulk of a US$671 million claim by a construction consortium – concluding the fourth of five International Court of Arbitration (ICC) arbitrations over the canal’s multibillion-dollar expansion.

22 May 2023

EnfraGen buys Central American energy assets from Celsia

Two Paul Hastings LLP offices, Claro & Cía in Santiago, Arias (Costa Rica) and SIGMA Law in Panama City have helped a subsidiary of Latin American energy group EnfraGen acquire six renewable energy plants in Central America from Colombia’s Celsia.

19 May 2023

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 17th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 11 May, which was attended by over 270 guests.

12 May 2023

ARIFA and Alcogal guide Bladex bond programme

Latin American supranational bank Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior (Bladex) has called on Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega to structure a US$300 million multi-currency revolving bond programme in Panama.

06 April 2023

Deal of the Year 2022: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of the 17th annual Deal of the Year Awards on the night of our charity awards ceremony at Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday 11 May.

13 March 2023

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