Market: Argentina

Salta becomes sixth Argentine province to restructure debt

DLA Piper LLP in New York and Buenos Aires has helped the province of Salta in northern Argentina reach an agreement with bondholders to restructure US$350 million of foreign debt.

02 March 2021

Pérez Alati helps UBS on Argentine investment banking venture

UBS’s Brazilian joint venture will provide investment banking services in Argentina under a new agreement with a local bank, its first such deal since it was set up in October.

01 March 2021

Pro bono: A critical state

Featured in Pro bono 2020

Necessity is often considered the greatest driver of innovation. As a result of covid-19, the traditional service model for legal advice across all practice areas has had to evolve, pro bono included. Lawyers who work in this field are having to adapt to continue to provide access to justice for vulnerable people in today’s digitalised and distressed world.

22 February 2021

Latin Lawyer's Leading Lights for pro bono

Featured in Pro bono 2020

Here we celebrate “Leading Lights”, the law firms making a noteworthy contribution to strengthening Latin America’s pro bono culture.

22 February 2021

Pro bono: Clearing the way

Featured in Pro bono 2020

As clearing house membership reaches an all-time high, the institutions across the region acting as the go-between for law firms and pro bono projects are reinventing themselves, adapting to the times to provide first-class responses to those most in need. They are plugging gaps, as well as making pro bono networks more inclusive.

22 February 2021

Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center's Pro Bono Survey 2020

Featured in Pro bono 2020

The latest results from our annual research indicate that despite a year of unique and severe challenges, law firms are as committed as ever to doing pro bono. We report on what firms are doing to push their efforts to the next level.

22 February 2021

Baker McKenzie and Bruchou in US-Argentina food JV

US food company Ingredion and Argentine counterpart Arcor have hired Baker McKenzie (Argentina) and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, respectively, to form a corn mill joint venture.

19 February 2021

Zang Bergel and Estudio Aranguren in Argentine amusement park buy

Zang, Bergel & Viñes Abogados has helped the holding company of Argentina's Fenix ​​Entertainment Group buy one of Latin America’s largest amusement parks, Parque de la Costa, north of Buenos Aires.

19 February 2021

Promotions at LatAm firms spiked at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded a 38% increase in end-of-year promotions to partner level at Latin American law firms, while the proportion of women lawyers elevated to the top rank dropped compared to the previous year’s figures.

15 February 2021

Several firms steer YPF bond exchange

Argentine oil company YPF has secured approval from noteholders to exchange debt maturing next month, with Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and local firm Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi advising the company and a quartet of firms including Clifford Chance LLP, Bomchil, Dechert and DLA Piper (Argentina) acting for creditor groups.

12 February 2021

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