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Deal of the Year: shortlists for disputes, regulatory and restructuring

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted in the disputes, regulatory and restructuring categories of our 18th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

01 March 2024

Deal of the Year: shortlists for capital markets, banking and finance and project finance

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted in the capital markets, banking and finance and project finance categories of our 18th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

29 February 2024

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

Lawyers must master prompt engineering to thrive in the age of AI

Firms in Latin America are widely touting the increasing availability of AI as something that will revolutionise what it means to be a lawyer, but can they truly stay ahead and leverage new opportunities without learning how to become prompt engineers?

26 February 2024

Cracking the code: dispelling the smoke and mirrors around legal tech

With shiny, new and impressive legal technology tools appearing on the market every day, firms must cut through the smoke and mirrors of the rapidly evolving digital market and ensure that they are making informed choices to implement the right innovation and avoid making poor investments.

21 February 2024

Chile’s BCI makes US$500 million perpetual notes offering

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York has helped Chile’s Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI) issue US$500 million worth of perpetual fixed-rate notes.

16 February 2024

AustriaEnergy expands Chilean green hydrogen JV

Two offices of Germany’s Oppenhoff & Partners have helped Austria Energy Group expand its joint venture for a green hydrogen project in Chile, which it co-manages alongside Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) and Ökowind.

06 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

Carey helps NotCo overturn unfair competition ruling

Chilean plant-based alternative food unicorn NotCo has enlisted Carey to overturn a prior court ruling that previously barred the use of the trademark NotMilk trademark.

30 January 2024

Codelco makes US$2 billion issuance

Chilean state-owned copper producer Codelco has turned to familiar counsel Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Carey in Santiago to make a US$2 billion offering.

29 January 2024

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