Work Area: Real Estate & Leisure

Chilean building material company acquires US counterpart

Chilean pre-fabricated building manufacturer Tecno Fast has hired Claro & Cía in Santiago to acquire 100% of its US counterpart Triumph Modular for US$68.5 million.

07 October 2021

Votorantim buys real estate assets in São Paulo

A real estate fund managed by Brazilian investment group Votorantim has hired Stocche Forbes to buy assets from engineering group WTorre for some 773 million reais (US$147 million).

05 October 2021

SiqueiraCastro hires new real estate head

Latin Lawyer 250 firm SiqueiraCastro has hired a legal director from Brazilian construction company Realibras Urbanismo as partner and head of its real estate practice.

17 September 2021

BLP opens new office in Costa Rica

Latin Lawyer Elite firm BLP (Costa Rica) has opened a new office on the country's Pacific coast, targeting real estate work.

07 September 2021

Spanish contractor to settle Panamanian hospital dispute

A Spanish construction company has reportedly agreed to withdraw a US$125 million International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) claim against a Panamanian state entity over a hospital project that was disrupted by a bribery investigation and the covid-19 pandemic.

06 August 2021

Holland & Knight and Thompson & Knight finalise merger

US law firms Holland & Knight LLP and Thompson & Knight LLP have completed their tie-up – a move that substantially boosts the combined firm’s presence in Mexico.

04 August 2021

Ferrere in Uruguayan real estate acquisition

Ferrere (Uruguay) has advised local company EF Asset Management in its acquisition of local construction group Cepheus for US$34 million.

02 August 2021

Chilean investor snaps up real estate assets

Chile’s Bci Asset Management has turned to local firm Ried Fabres to buy real estate company Inmobiliaria DOM and obtain a financing to fund the acquisition.

29 July 2021

Several firms seal Cancún hotel acquisition

Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Chicago has helped Mexico’s Playa Hotels & Resorts sell a hotel in Cancún for 1.1 billion Mexican pesos (US$55 million).

26 July 2021

Mexico's Nader Hayaux in real estate loan

Mexican law firm Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has helped a group of banks lend 4.75 billion Mexican pesos (US$239 million) to local shopping centre operator Grupo Frisa.

19 July 2021

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