Market: Argentina

Aeropuertos Argentina lands another bond exchange

Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York and Miami and Bomchil in Buenos Aires have advised Aeropuertos Argentina (AA2000) in a liability management transaction, which saw it swap bonds for US$209 million.

09 November 2021

Tenaris sale in the US calls on Pillsbury and Mitrani Caballero

Japanese manufacturer Maruichi Steel Tube has hired Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP in New York to buy US-based Geneva Structural Tubes from Argentine counterpart Tenaris for some US$24 million.

08 November 2021

Bomchil and PAGBAM steer real estate acquisition

Bomchil has helped Argentine real estate developer NorthBaires acquire two property projects from local counterpart TGLT.

08 November 2021

Bruchou strengthens IP practice

Argentine Elite firm Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has reinforced its intellectual property department by hiring an international patent coordinator from Colombian IP specialist Cavelier Abogados as partner.

04 November 2021

Accenture buys assets in Brazil and Argentina

Irish-based professional services company Accenture has hired Trench Rossi Watanabe in São Paulo to expand in Latin America by acquiring assets in Argentina and Brazil in two separate deals.

01 November 2021

Tread carefully to avoid discrimination claims over vaccination status

While successful vaccine rollouts in many Latin American countries have resulted in employees returning to their usual workspaces, panellists at the Latin Lawyer Connect: Labour & Employment conference highlighted that employers should follow local governments’ guidelines around reopening offices to the letter to avoid discrimination claims.

28 October 2021

Several firms steer Argentina-Brazil edtech merger

Dias Carneiro Advogados in São Paulo and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine edtech Digital House merge with Brazilian coding platform Rocketseat.

20 October 2021

IBM’s US$60 billion global spinoff calls on LatAm firms

Multinational technology company IBM has hired several firms to carve-out Kyndryl, establishing the managed infrastructure services unit as a standalone business.

14 October 2021

Argentine firms structure landmark real estate fund

Local firm Viramonte & Acuña Abogados has helped Argentine financial services company Dracma set up the country’s first closed-end real estate fund outside of Buenos Aires as part of a US$60 million transaction.

08 October 2021

Baker McKenzie appoints new LatAm head

Global law firm Baker McKenzie LLP has appointed the former managing partner of the firm’s Buenos Aires office, Gustavo Boruchowicz, to replace Jaime Trujillo as head of its Latin American practice.

07 October 2021

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