Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Rebaza Alcázar and Garrigues steer car leasing financing

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped Leasy, a Peruvian start-up that offers vehicle financing to ride-hailing drivers in Latin America, get a US$10 million facility from Percent Technologies.

24 November 2022

Brazilian tyre company rolls in L Catterton investment

Mattos Filho has helped Brazilian tyre group CantuStore and its founding shareholder land a 600 million reais (US$113 million) minority investment from US private equity company L Catterton.

24 November 2022

Cargill launches JV in Ecuador’s shrimp market

ROBALINO has helped US food group Cargill and its Ecuadorean partner Naturisa launch a joint venture with local holding company Skyvest that will produce feed for the country’s shrimp industry.

24 November 2022

Deal Tracker: Which were the busiest firms in Q1&2 2022?

Law firms in Latin America were busy at work in the first half of 2022, despite global economic challenges. Latin Lawyer's Deal Tracker Report reveals which firms did the most deals across the region.

23 November 2022

Veirano fuels up offering with new energy partner

Brazilian Elite firm Veirano Advogados has hired the former general counsel of local renewables company 2W Energia as partner, strengthening its energy and infrastructure offerings.

23 November 2022

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer M&A summit

There is just a week left to register for Latin Lawyer Live: Mergers & Acquisitions 2022 in São Paulo, an event that will feature a fireside chat with the CEO of the Brazilian branch of Bank of America, Eduardo Alcalay.

23 November 2022

Greenberg helps Afghan women’s sports team get asylum in Mexico

Greenberg Traurig SC has helped the players of Afghanistan’s women's national flag football team, as well as their families and coach, obtain political asylum in Mexico.

23 November 2022

Petrobras sells oil assets to Canadian bank

Stocche Forbes has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of Canadian bank Forbes & Manhattan Resources buy oil assets from Petrobras for nearly US$42 million.

23 November 2022

Multiple firms steer Arcor exchange offer in Argentina

Argentine food company Arcor has enlisted Linklaters in New York and Muñoz de Toro Abogados in Buenos Aires to complete a US$372 million exchange offer and issue new bonds.

23 November 2022

Mayer Brown strengthens LatAm offering in US and Brazil

Mayer Brown LLP has appointed a Latin America-focused partner in Chicago, whilst its associated law firm in Brazil – Tauil & Chequer Advogados – has promoted two lawyers to the partnership and another to counsel.

22 November 2022

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