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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

FEMSA sells Chilean convenience stores to fuel distributor

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped Chilean fuel distributor Enex acquire 16 convenience stores from Mexican retail group FEMSA.

21 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

Bladex lends US$128 million to car financing business in Chile

Jara Del Favero Abogados has helped Chilean car financing business Forum Servicios Financieros obtain a loan worth nearly US$128 million from Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior (Bladex).

16 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

Cross-border chemical buy calls on LatAm firms

Dutch chemical manufacturer IMCD has hired Central American law firm Arias as lead counsel to acquire Panama-headquartered industrial material producer Quelaris.

03 March 2022

LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.

16 February 2022

Juan Francisco Gutiérrez: 20 October 1956 - 14 January 2022

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría reported earlier this month that its former regional co-chair Juan Francisco Gutiérrez, who played an important role in the firm’s expansion in South America, had died.

21 January 2022

Cuatrecasas and PPU close Chilean desalination plant financing

Renewable energy component manufacturer Cleanairtech Sudamérica has turned to Cuatrecasas (Chile) to obtain a US$152 million credit line.

20 January 2022

Avianca emerges from Chapter 11 restructuring

Five offices of US firm Milbank, Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá, four offices of Central American firm BLP and Jones Day (Mexico) have helped Latin American airline Avianca emerge from its Chapter 11 restructuring process and eliminate debt worth more than US$1 billion.

10 January 2022

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