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Managing law firms in a crisis: all hands on deck

Law firms navigated uncertain waters with exceptional poise during the covid-19 pandemic. However, it is no longer about survival; it’s about thriving. Firms may have managed to tread water thus far, but as new challenges emerge, legal strategies need to undergo a substantial transformation if they are to take advantage of new opportunities presented by the crisis, heard attendees at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Leadership meeting in São Paulo.

17 August 2022

Marval promotes four to partnership

Argentine Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has elevated four lawyers to its senior rank, strengthening its energy, banking, litigation and industrial property departments.

15 August 2022

Several firms wrap up Argentina-US snack buy

Argentine food company Georgalos has enlisted Estudio Alegria Buey Fernández Fissore Montemerlo to buy several assets, including the historic peanut butter nougat brand Mantecol, from US confectionary giant Mondelēz.

25 July 2022

Marval and Aranguren seal potato business buy

US food processing company Lamb Weston has enlisted Argentina’s Marval O'Farrell Mairal to increase its stake in local frozen potato products company Lamb Weston Alimentos Modernos through a US$42 million acquisition from Sociedad Comercial del Plata (SCP).

18 July 2022

Nike makes new attempt to sell Argentine business

Nike has relied on Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires to sell its business in Argentina to Panama’s Regency Goup, the sportswear brand’s current business partner across several Latin American countries.

28 June 2022

Marval hires energy partner

Argentine Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has strengthened its energy and natural resources practices by appointing an in-house counsel from Transportadora de Gas del Sur to its partnership.

21 June 2022

Cargill hires Marval to extend Argentine port concession

Marval O'Farrell Mairal has helped US food producer Cargill extend a concession to operate a cereal terminal at the Ingeniero White port in the Argentine city of Bahía Blanca.

20 June 2022

Marval stars in multinational gold mining deal

South African miner AngloGold Ashanti has enlisted Marval O'Farrell Mairal to buy stakes in three Argentine gold projects from Canadian counterpart Latin Metals for US$12.5 million.

16 June 2022

Canadian energy group sells Argentine assets amid Chapter 11

UK energy group SCC Power has hired several firms to acquire Argentine electricity generation assets from Canadian power plant company Stoneway Capital as part of the latter’s Chapter 11 process.

31 May 2022

Talent under siege: retaining a generation

Lawyers today aren’t prepared to wait around decades for promotions or tolerate unstimulating working conditions. These were some of the quickly-evolving ‘generational concerns’ of young talent highlighted by managing partners at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Meeting earlier this month. Partners agreed that firms need to take the priorities of this generation seriously, or risk losing talent for good.

30 May 2022

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