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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

Peru's Cerro Verde gets US$350 million loan

Peruvian mining company Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde has enlisted local firm Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to obtain a syndicated loan of US$350 million.

14 June 2022

Scotiabank divests subsidiary to Salvadorean retailer

Salvadorean retailer Grupo Unicomer has hired BLP (El Salvador) and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima to acquire CrediScotia Financiera, a subsidiary of Scotiabank in Peru.

18 May 2022

Equinix signs Peruvian leg of data centre buy from Entel

US internet services and data centre group Equinix has hired Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas to ink an agreement to acquire a data centre in the Peruvian capital from Chilean telecoms group Entel for US$74 million.

13 May 2022

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 5 May, which was attended by over 250 guests.

06 May 2022

Several Peruvian firms land airport services deal

Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International and Miranda & Amado have helped Peruvian airport services group Talma acquire the remaining stake in its business from local private equity company Enfoca for US$164 million.

29 April 2022

LATAM obtains US$3.7 billion super-priority DIP financing

Several international and Latin American law firms have advised on LATAM Airlines' US$3.7 billion super-priority debtor-in-possession (DIP) loan.

27 April 2022

Which firms advised Latin America’s largest banks in 2021?

From adapting to the new fintech landscape to providing economic support in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, banks had a lot on their plate in 2021. For the first time, Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has uncovered the law firms that Latin America’s leading financial institutions turned to the most for those crucial transactions.

25 April 2022

Deal of the Year 2021: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of the 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards on the night of our charity awards ceremoney at Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday 5 May.

17 March 2022

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 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

04 March 2022

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