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Which firms advised Latin America’s largest banks in 2021?

From adapting to the new fintech landscape to providing economic support in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic, banks had a lot on their plate in 2021. For the first time, Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has uncovered the law firms that Latin America’s leading financial institutions turned to the most for those crucial transactions.

25 April 2022

Familiar firms in Peruvian power offering

Peruvian power transmission company Consorcio Transmantaro has relied on Milbank in New York and Peru’s Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International to issue new notes and launch a tender offer in a deal worth US$950 million in total.

20 April 2022

Several firms help French telecoms group buy LatAm assets

French cable and fibre optic company Nexans has enlisted two offices of Spanish firm Pérez-Llorca, Colombia’s Gómez-Pinzón, Pérez Bustamante & Ponce (PBP) in Quito and Peruvian outfit Miranda & Amado to acquire US$225 million worth of telecoms assets across Latin America from Mexican energy company Xignux.

13 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

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for M&A, ESG and private equity

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the private and public M&A, ESG and private equity categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

03 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for capital markets, banking and finance and project finance

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the capital markets, banking and finance and project finance categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

02 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

Multiple LatAm firms steer cross-border proptech acquisition

Brazilian real estate platform Quinto Andar has hired several firms to acquire Buenos Aires-based property advertisement company Navent Group.

02 February 2022

Shearman and Miranda & Amado seal Peruvian mining loan

Peruvian mining company Volcan has relied on Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York and Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados in Lima to obtain a US$400 million four-year loan from a syndicate of banks.

18 January 2022

Miranda & Amado structures debt programme for Peruvian bank

Miranda & Amado has helped Scotiabank arrange the first programme of debt instruments worth up to US$200 million for ICBC Peru Bank, a subsidiary of Chinse capital bank Industrial Commercial Bank of China, as well as its first issuance of deposit certificates worth up to 100 million soles (US$25 million).

07 January 2022

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