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Mexican energy group partners with Pemex over fertiliser plant

González Calvillo, SC has helped Mexican energy group Gas y Petroquímica de Occidente (GPO) develop a petrochemicals fertiliser plant, forming part of its service agreement with state-owned oil group Pemex.

20 September 2022

González Calvillo and BGBG help Bradesco expand in Mexico

González Calvillo, SC has helped Brazil’s Banco Bradesco acquire all shares in Mexican private equity investor Ictineo Plataforma.

14 September 2022

González Calvillo adds partner and two counsel

Mexican Elite firm González Calvillo, SC has made two promotions and hired a compliance officer from Grupo México’s mining subsidiary, adding one partner and two new counsel to its litigation, M&A and ESG practices.

06 September 2022

Diversity Initiative of the Year Award: González Calvillo

Mexico’s González Calvillo, SC received Latin Lawyer’s Diversity Initiative of the Year Award earlier this year. We spoke to the firm about the strides it has made to increase equality at the firm since the launch of its Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Forum in 2021.

25 August 2022

Advent invests in Cemex tech group

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Palo Alto, five DLA Piper LLP offices and Mexican firms Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC and González Calvillo, SC have helped US private equity fund Advent International acquire a majority stake in technology consultancy group Neoris from Cemex.

19 August 2022

Mexican payroll company gets US$65 million loan

Mexican payroll financing business Grupo Crédito Maestro has enlisted González Calvillo, SC to obtain a 1.3 billion pesos (US$65 million) loan from Banorte.

10 August 2022

Vance Center and Fundación Barra Mexicana launch rule of law initiative

The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice in New York and Mexican pro bono clearinghouse Fundación Barra Mexicana (FBM) have created a joint committee to examine challenges to democratic institutions and the rule of law in Mexico and the US.

22 June 2022

Advent sells Mexican pharma group to Colombia’s Procaps

Five offices of Greenberg Traurig LLP have helped Colombian pharmaceutical group Procaps acquire Mexican counterpart Grupo Somar from private equity fund Advent International.

07 June 2022

Talent under siege: retaining a generation

Lawyers today aren’t prepared to wait around decades for promotions or tolerate unstimulating working conditions. These were some of the quickly-evolving ‘generational concerns’ of young talent highlighted by managing partners at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Meeting earlier this month. Partners agreed that firms need to take the priorities of this generation seriously, or risk losing talent for good.

30 May 2022

Nader Hayaux appoints three of counsel

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has hired a lawyer from fellow Mexican Elite firm González Calvillo, SC as of counsel and promoted two practitioners to the same position, bolstering its antitrust, banking and M&A practices.

18 May 2022

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