Market: Argentina

Emilio Nicolás Vogelius: 12 January 1951 – 22 June 2022

Argentine law firm Beccar Varela reported last week that partner Emilio Nicolás Vogelius, who co-led the firm’s arbitration and life sciences departments, had passed away.

30 June 2022

Setting up shop in a time of crisis

Opening a law firm during uncertain times might seem like a risky strategy, yet many lawyers took the bold decision to open a new office in the midst of the covid-19 pandemic. Latin Lawyer spoke to partners from some of the firms that launched over the last two years, learning about the importance of technology to overcome challenges, how to create a law firm culture whilst working from home as well as unexpected surprises from their opportunistic arrival into the market.

29 June 2022

Zang Bergel adds finance partner and appoints new firm head

Argentine Highly Recommended firm Zang, Bergel & Viñes Abogados has elected Francisco Roggero as its new managing partner, replacing Carolina Zang, and hired a corporate finance lawyer from Beretta Godoy to its senior rank.

29 June 2022

Nike makes new attempt to sell Argentine business

Nike has relied on Marval O'Farrell Mairal in Buenos Aires to sell its business in Argentina to Panama’s Regency Goup, the sportswear brand’s current business partner across several Latin American countries.

28 June 2022

Marval hires energy partner

Argentine Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has strengthened its energy and natural resources practices by appointing an in-house counsel from Transportadora de Gas del Sur to its partnership.

21 June 2022

Bomchil and Bruchou return for CGC offering

Argentine oil and gas company Compañía General de Combustibles (CGC) has relied on Bomchil to issue notes worth US$140 million in a two-tranche deal.

21 June 2022

Cargill hires Marval to extend Argentine port concession

Marval O'Farrell Mairal has helped US food producer Cargill extend a concession to operate a cereal terminal at the Ingeniero White port in the Argentine city of Bahía Blanca.

20 June 2022

Marval stars in multinational gold mining deal

South African miner AngloGold Ashanti has enlisted Marval O'Farrell Mairal to buy stakes in three Argentine gold projects from Canadian counterpart Latin Metals for US$12.5 million.

16 June 2022

Familiar firms return for GEMSA power plant financing in Argentina

Argentina’s Generación Mediterránea (GEMSA) has enlisted Salaverri, Burgio & Wetzler Malbrán in Buenos Aires to raise US$125 million in a local bond issuance to fund the expansion of a power plant.

15 June 2022

Tanoira Cassagne returns for Argentine province offerings

Tanoira Cassagne Abogados has acted as deal counsel in two separate offerings by the Argentine provinces of Tierra del Fuego and Río Negro for a cumulative amount of 7.4 billion pesos (US$63 million).

13 June 2022

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