Manuel Tamez-Zendejas in our news

Colombian delivery start-up gets funding round

IDB Invest and US private investment group Blue like an Orange have hired Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá, Brazilian firms BMA Advogados and Dias Carneiro Advogados, and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City to inject US$22 million into Colombian grocery delivery company Merqueo.

07 June 2022

Several firms help Nowports become Mexico’s latest unicorn

Mexican digital cargo platform has hired Gunderson Dettmer in Silicon Valley and Los Angeles, Creel Abogados in Mexico City and Chile's Pérez-Iñigo, Ugarte y Baraona Abogados to raise US$150 million in a Series C funding round, which made the start-up a unicorn.

31 May 2022

Mijares launches pro bono practice with PBDA signing

Mexican Elite firm Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has launched a pro bono practice and signed the Vance Center’s Pro Bono Declaration of the Americas (PBDA).

24 March 2022

Mijares Angoitia appoints tax and labour partners

Mexican Elite firm Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes, SC has announced the promotion of two lawyers to partner, strengthening its tax and labour groups.

24 February 2022

Uber strikes electric vehicles deal in Mexico City

Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has helped US car-hailing platform Uber enter into a long-term master fleet agreement with Mexican electric car provider VEMO to boost its number of zero-emission vehicles in Mexico City throughout 2022.

17 February 2022

Sempra raises US$400 million for its Mexican LNG business

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City have helped a subsidiary of US group Sempra Energy make its first bond issuance worth US$400 million, the proceeds of which will be allocated to the company’s Mexican liquefied natural gas (LNG) business.

31 January 2022

Mexican hotel chain restructures debt amid Chapter 11

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Ritch Mueller y Nicolau, S.C. in Mexico City have helped Mexican hotel operator Grupo Posadas restructure US$393 million worth of debt as part of the company’s Chapter 11 process.

13 January 2022

Galicia and Mijares Angoitia seal Fibra merger

Real estate investment trust Fibra Plus has hired Galicia Abogados to acquire a majority interest in counterpart Fibra HD for US$488 million, marking the first public merger of Mexican Fibras.

29 October 2021

Advent and SoftBank inject funds into Brazilian start-up

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Lobo de Rizzo Advogados in São Paulo and Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC in Mexico City have helped Brazilian investment fund Advent inject US$225 million into local e-commerce start-up Merama.

08 October 2021

Mexican concessionaire gets first green toll road financing

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in New York have helped Mexican motorway operator Red de Carreteras de Occidente obtain its first green loan, worth 2 billion pesos (US$100 million).

05 October 2021

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