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DLA Piper elevates competition lawyer to partnership in Peru
DLA Piper (Peru) has promoted an associate to its senior rank, bolstering the firm’s competition practice.
30 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
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 disputes, regulatory and restructuring
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the disputes, regulatory and restructuring categories of our 17th annual Deal of the Year Awards.
22 February 2023
US court dismisses last challenge to LATAM Chapter 11 plan
Dismissing the last remaining dispute over LATAM Airlines’ Chapter 11 plan, the US’s Second Circuit Court of Appeals has addressed for the first time whether a debtor has to pay post-petition interest (PPI) to unsecured creditors to be able to treat them as unimpaired.
20 December 2022
Peruvian investor lands majority stake in local bank
Peruvian investor Grupo Coril has called on Martinot Abogados to acquire a stake in Alfin Banco for 150 million soles (US$38 million).
10 November 2022
LATAM completes Chapter 11
A slew of US and Latin American firms have helped LATAM Airlines exit from its Chapter 11 proceedings, putting an end to a landmark cross-border restructuring that began over two years ago.
09 November 2022
Multiple firms lead Peruvian mining loan
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped Peruvian mining company Raura secure a US$126 million loan.
03 October 2022
Garrigues and DLA Piper power Peruvian hydroelectricity loan
Garrigues (Peru) has helped Peruvian special purpose entity La Virgen secure a US$90 million loan from Banco BTG Pactual.
27 September 2022
New York court blocks PJT restructuring fee in LATAM Chapter 11
Despite claiming the duration and complexities of its Chapter 11 case were unforeseen, South American airline LATAM has failed to convince a New York court to let it pay its investment banker PJT Partners an additional US$12 million restructuring fee if its plan becomes effective.
22 September 2022