Market: Argentina

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

La Rioja joins other Argentine provinces in debt restructuring

The Argentine province of La Rioja has hired Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Buenos Aires and New York and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires to restructure US$296 million worth of debt.

04 October 2021

Argentina’s CGC raises funds to drill gas wells

Argentine oil and gas company Compañía General de Combustibles (CGC) has turned to Bomchil to issue US$120 million worth of notes in a two-tranche deal.

04 October 2021

Marval O'Farrell steers US-Australia lithium partnership in Argentina

Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires has helped US technology company Lilac Solutions enter into a partnership with Australian miner Lake Resources to develop a lithium brine project in north-western Argentina.

28 September 2021

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