José Manuel Abastos in our news

Hernández & Cía nabs disputes talent from Echecopar

Peruvian litigator Javier de Belaunde has joined Hernández & Cía, arriving with a team of disputes lawyers from Elite outfit Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie.

23 May 2023

Canadian miner pays US$651 million for copper assets in Peru

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados has helped Canadian mining company First Quantum Minerals (FQM) acquire a majority stake in a Peruvian copper deposit from Anglo-Australian counterpart Rio Tinto, as part of a US$651 million transaction.

18 April 2023

Several firms shine in Peruvian solar deal

Two Paul Hastings LLP offices and Cuatrecasas (Peru) have helped Peruvian electricity company Luz del Sur buy two local solar power plants from Japanese trading group Sojitz for US$133 million.

18 April 2023

Investor security is key for LatAm renewables

Latin American governments need to implement steadfast green energy policies that incentivise investment – or risk missing a crucial window of opportunity to attract foreign capital to the region’s renewables sector – said speakers at Latin Lawyer’s conference in Cartagena last week.

30 March 2023

LatAm renewables projects must prove bankability

Latin America possesses the potential to become a renewables powerhouse, but countries in the region must do more to show investors that green energy assets are bankable resources that can sustain long-term profitability, agreed panellists at Latin Lawyer Live: Renewable Energy.

22 March 2023

Muñiz and Hernández & Cía in Peruvian agribusiness loan

Peruvian agribusiness Icatom has enlisted Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera to obtain a loan for US$14 million.

20 March 2023

Several firms help Peruvian companies refinance debt

Hernández & Cía in Lima has helped two Peruvian solar power subsidiaries of Japanese investor Sojitz obtain a US$122 million refinancing to pay off their existing debt with three international development banks.

11 August 2022

Enel obtains loan to finance Peruvian wind farms

Hernández & Cía has helped IDB Invest lend US$85 million to the Peruvian renewable energy subsidiary of Italy’s Enel.

03 August 2022

Cuatrecasas boosts Mexico and Peru offices with double hire

Iberian firm Cuatrecasas has added firepower to its legal offering in Mexico and Peru by hiring two partners, strengthening its tax and M&A practices.

08 July 2022

Peruvian airport gets cross-border loan

Three Latin American firms have helped Peruvian airport services provider Talma obtain a US$135 million financing to repay existing debt.

27 June 2022

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