Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Cuatrecasas partner sets up boutique in Bogotá

A Cuatrecasas (Colombia) partner has left the firm to launch an infrastructure and transport law boutique in Bogotá.

06 September 2022

Argentine oil group swerves default in US$28 million restructuring

Argentine energy company Roch has enlisted Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani to restructure its debt burden and make new bond and loan deals worth US$28 million, helping it to meet bankruptcy protection requirements after the company defaulted on previous debt.

06 September 2022

Chávez Vargas stars in Fonacot sustainable bond offering

Mexican state-owned financial credit institution Fonacot has turned to Chávez Vargas Minutti SC to raise 2 billion pesos (US$100 million) in its first sustainable bond offering.

06 September 2022

Fintech gets US$35 million injection in Argentina

Argentine digital payments company Geopagos has enlisted Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian LLP in Silicon Valley and TCA Tanoira Cassagne in Buenos Aires to raise US$35 million in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital.

06 September 2022

Greenberg expands Mexican litigation team

Highly Recommended firm Greenberg Traurig SC has entered into a non-exclusive alliance with Mexican litigation boutique Bufete Ostos, appointing one of the firm’s partners as shareholder in its disputes department.

05 September 2022

EY Law hires new collective labour head in Colombia

EY Law (Colombia) has hired a partner from local outfit Arbelaez & Asociados Abogados to lead its collective labour law practice.

05 September 2022

Televisa makes US$300 million tender offer

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP in New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC in Mexico City have helped Mexican mass media company Televisa make a US$300 million tender offer.

05 September 2022

UN enlists Ferrere to structure renewable energy fund in Uruguay

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) – an agency that encourages economic and industrial development – structure a financial trust worth US$40 million to provide financing for clean energy projects in Uruguay.

05 September 2022

Chilean winemaker gets green loan

Garrigues (Chile) has helped Itaú Corpbanca grant a US$40 million green financing loan to local agribusiness Huertos de Ucúquer.

05 September 2022

Creel García-Cuellar sets up shop in Madrid

Mexican Elite firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC has announced that it will open an office in Madrid, marking the launch of its first outpost outside of Mexico.

02 September 2022

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