Francisco Ugarte in our news
Chile’s VivoCorp changes ownership through restructuring
Carey has helped Chilean shopping centre operator VivoCorp undergo a corporate reorganisation, in which the company transferred its ownership to new stakeholders and completed a bond swap.
23 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
Latin Lawyer Elite survey: Political uncertainty is driving work for the region’s top firms
Despite rising political and economic uncertainty in many of Latin America’s largest jurisdictions, managing partners are reporting a spike in new clients and workloads, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research into the practices of the region’s leading law firms.
20 September 2022
Chile's rejection of new constitution is good news for business, say lawyers
Latin Lawyer spoke to partners and associates at Chilean law firms about what the ‘no’ vote means for the market and what comes next for the Latin American nation.
14 September 2022
International investors halve stake in Chile’s Consorcio Financiero
Carey has helped the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and US private equity investor Calverton each sell half of their stakes in Chilean finance group Consorcio Financiero for US$87 million.
09 August 2022
Carey shines in Tianqi’s Hong Kong IPO
Latham & Watkins LLP in Hong Kong and Carey in Santiago have helped Chinese lithium company Tianqi – a shareholder in Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM) – raise US$2 billion in an initial public offering, the largest in Hong Kong so far this year.
08 August 2022
Carey appoints two directors
Chilean Elite firm Carey has bolstered its data protection, technology and intellectual property practices by promoting two practitioners to director.
22 July 2022
LatAm firms in US-Spain wealth manager buy
US private equity group Teleo Capital has enlisted Pérez-Llorca in Barcelona and Madrid, Carey in Chile and Peruvian firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to acquire Spanish wealth manager TechRules.
15 July 2022
Chile’s CorpGroup gets Chapter 11 plan approval
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Washington, DC and Carey in Santiago have helped Chilean financial holding company CorpGroup obtain approval for its Chapter 11 plan in New York.
30 June 2022
LATAM Airlines wins Chapter 11 plan approval
Over two years after it sought Chapter 11 protection in New York, LATAM Airlines has received court approval of a restructuring plan that will facilitate the injection of about US$8 billion through a capital increase, the issuance of convertible bonds and new debt.
22 June 2022