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Firms hail “reignition” of Mexico’s electricity sector as SCJN pulls plug on reform

The Mexican Supreme Court of Justice’s (SCJN) recent decision to block proposed reforms to the country’s Electricity Industry Law after finding them unconstitutional will spur private investment in the electricity sector – but the move represents a much bigger win for Mexico, say local lawyers.

16 February 2024

Partner promotions on the up again after previous year’s dip

Latin Lawyer has recorded a slight increase in end-of-year partner promotions across Latin American law firms, while the number of female practitioners that have risen to the firms’ senior ranks is down compared to last year’s figures.

01 February 2024

US investor secures two loans for Mexican real estate assets

Several Mexican firms have helped US investor PGIM Real Estate obtain over US$75 million in financing to expand its property portfolio through two separate loans.

13 December 2023

Nader Hayaux adds ESG and corporate partners

Mexico’s Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has hired a partner from a local environmental law boutique to bolster its ESG offering, while promoting one of its corporate associates to the senior rank.

06 December 2023

Nader Hayaux steers US$135 million St. Regis resort financing

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped a syndicate of lenders grant a US$135 million loan to Spanish hospitality group AB Living for development projects at a St. Regis hotel in Mexico’s popular tourist resort of Riviera Maya.

07 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

Mexican investor adds third Marriott resort to portfolio

Two Paul Hastings LLP offices and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC in Mexico City have helped local investor Alójica acquire a resort from US hotelier Marriott International.

18 October 2023

Sequoia Capital gets regulatory approval to buy stake in Chilean fintech

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Californian venture capital fund Sequoia obtain regulatory approval in Mexico to invest in Chilean fintech Fintual.

05 October 2023

Mexico’s Grupo Murano restructures US$240 million loan

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Mexican real estate company Grupo Murano amend the terms of its existing US$240 million loan.

26 September 2023

Nader Hayaux in US$147 million sustainability-linked Fibra debt tap

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped Mexican real estate investment trust Fibra Danhos issue 2.5 billion pesos (US$147 million) worth of sustainability-linked bonds.

11 September 2023

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