Uría Menéndez in our news
Cemex delists from Colombian stock exchange
Uría Menéndez in Madrid and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá have helped the Spanish subsidiary of Mexican cement maker Cemex delist from the Colombian stock exchange through a US$23 million tender offer.
05 May 2023
French PR group buys Argentine tech business Practia
French PR company Publicis has hired several international and Latin American firms to acquire Buenos Aires-headquartered technology-focused consultancy Practia.
04 May 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
Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 17th annual Deal of the Year Awards.
24 February 2023
Deal of the Year: the shortlists for capital markets, banking and finance and project finance
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the capital markets, banking and finance and project finance categories of our 17th annual Deal of the Year Awards.
23 February 2023
Jack Daniel’s parent company buys Venezuelan rum brand
Five offices of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Cuatrecasas in Madrid and Lisbon, D’Empaire in Caracas and Fabrega Molino in Panama City have helped US wine and spirits company Brown-Forman purchase Venezuelan rum brand Diplomático from its Spanish owner Destillers United Group.
25 October 2022
Macquarie-Odinsa airport platform lands in Colombia and Ecuador
The Latin American-focused subsidiary of Australian investor Macquarie has called on three Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP offices, DLA Piper LLP in Madrid and Bogotá, and Ecuador’s Bustamante Fabara to structure an airport investment platform with Colombian infrastructure company Odinsa in a deal worth US$142 million.
10 October 2022
Mexican investor scores stake in Spanish football club
Uría Menéndez in Madrid and Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC in Mexico City have helped Mexico’s Grupo Orlegi – the owner of several local football clubs – buy a majority stake in Spanish team Real Sporting de Gijón.
26 July 2022
Ecuadorean tram disputes reach end of the line
Spanish and French consortiums have won damages – though far less than they sought – in two International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) disputes worth a combined US$75 million with an Ecuadorean municipality over the troubled construction of a tram line through a UNESCO-listed city centre.
15 July 2022