Marcelo Armas in our news

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 and Gómez-Pinzón in Bogotá 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

China’s Sinovac buys property for vaccine plant in Chile

Chinese covid-19 vaccine producer Sinovac has enlisted Chilean firm Carey to purchase a property in Santiago to set up production facilities in the Andean country.

08 December 2021

Podcast: An overview of dealmaking in the region

Latin Lawyer and LACCA are proud to present the second edition of The Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions, the latest in our series of practice and industry investment guides

02 December 2021

PPU and Machado Meyer help Sequoia invest in Chile and Brazil

Several firms have advised on Californian venture capital fund Sequoia Capital's investments in Chilean fintech Fintual and Brazilian logistics solutions provider Lincros, worth US$46 million in total.

25 November 2021

Santander Chile makes debt issuances worth US$1.4 billion

Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York has helped Banco Santander Chile make three debt capital markets issuances, raising US$1.4 billion in total.

22 November 2021

Chilean real estate start-up Houm gets funding round

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has helped Silicon Valley-based venture capital group Goodwater Capital inject US$35 million in local property technology start-up Houm.

19 November 2021

Car-sharing platform gets capital increase in Chile

The Chilean branch of Zurich Asset Management and Chile Ventures have turned to Honorato Delaveau and Aninat Abogados, respectively, to invest in local car-sharing start-up Awto.

04 November 2021

Familiar names in Codelco’s US$780 million issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and Buenos Aires and Carey in Santiago have helped Chile’s state-owned copper company Codelco raise US$780 million in a bond issuance.

03 November 2021

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