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Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2023?

LACCA members have cast their votes. We take a look at which private practice lawyers have been identified as leaders in their field by Latin America’s in-house community.

03 November 2022

Azevedo Sette nabs corporate partner from Mattos Engelberg

Brazil’s Azevedo Sette Advogados has strengthened its M&A offering by hiring a new partner to its São Paulo office.

24 October 2022

Itaúsa and Votorantim invest in CCR

Brazilian investors Itaúsa and Votorantim have turned to Machado Meyer Advogados to acquire a stake in local infrastructure group CCR from conglomerate Andrade Gutierrez for 4.1 billion reais (US$760 million).

23 September 2022

TozziniFreire and Azevedo Sette in design start-up buy

Chicago-headquartered software company Thoughtworks has enlisted Brazilian firm TozziniFreire Advogados to acquire local design company Handmade Assessoria Digital.

11 July 2022

Vale divests mining assets to J&F for US$1.2 billion

J&F Investimentos has turned to Lefosse to purchase manganese and iron ore mines from Brazilian mining giant Vale for US$1.2 billion.

08 April 2022

Azevedo Sette helps Mater Dei in multiple hospital acquisitions

Azevedo Sette Advogados has helped Brazilian healthcare group Mater Dei make five hospital acquisitions, worth a total of 1 billion reais (US$191 million).

09 March 2022

LatAm’s anti-corruption efforts stalled last year, according to TI

Covid-19, political instability and rising levels of impunity all contributed to the region’s anti-corruption efforts grounding to a halt in 2021, according to the latest Transparency International report.

21 February 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

BMA and Azevedo Sette steer biogas producer buy

Brazilian energy company Grupo Urca has hired BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to purchase Rio de Janeiro-based biomethane producer Gás Verde.

08 February 2022

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