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Clifford Chance strengthens LatAm offering

Clifford Chance LLP has promoted two Latin America-focused lawyers to partner, boosting its regional arbitration and capital markets offerings in São Paulo and Washington, DC.

09 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

Colombian port completes US$524 million financing

The New York and Paris offices of Herbert Smith Freehills and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá have helped a group of project sponsors obtain a US$524 million financing to develop a port in northern Colombia.

04 May 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

Brazil's Klabin tenders debt for US$664 million

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian paper producer Klabin repurchase US$664 million worth of notes.

21 April 2022

Familiar firms in Peruvian power offering

Peruvian power transmission company Consorcio Transmantaro has relied on Milbank in New York and Peru’s Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International to issue new notes and launch a tender offer in a deal worth US$950 million in total.

20 April 2022

Banco Pichincha issues first gender-focused bonds in Ecuador

Profilegal Abogados in Quito has helped Ecuador’s Banco Pichincha raise US$100 million in the country’s first gender-focused social bond issuance.

13 April 2022

Chile’s oEnergy gets financing for solar plants

Chilean renewables group oEnergy has hired Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago to obtain financing from Corporación Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura (CIFI) to develop solar projects.

05 April 2022

Equatorial Energia completes US$1.4 billion renewables acquisition

Equatorial Energia has relied on Norton Rose Fulbright in London and São Paulo and three offices of Brazil's Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to complete its 7 billion reais (US$1.4 billion) acquisition of local renewables business Echoenergia, the largest-ever transaction in the Brazilian renewables sector.

24 March 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

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