Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Tauil & Chequer stars in Brazilian storage company investment

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has acted as deal counsel in US private equity manager Evergreen’s US$75 million investment in Brazilian storage company GoodStorage.

01 August 2022

Dias Carneiro launches insurance practice with hire

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Dias Carneiro Advogados has set up an insurance and reinsurance practice and hired a partner from CAL - Costa, Albino & Lasalvia Sociedade de Advogados to lead the team.

29 July 2022

Panama’s Morgan & Morgan recruits tax head

Panamanian Highly Recommended firm Morgan & Morgan has hired a partner from local outfit Strategic Legal Consulting to lead its tax practice.

29 July 2022

Grupo Monge gets US$32 million loan in Nicaragua

Consortium Legal (Nicaragua) has helped Latin American retail company Grupo Monge obtain a US$32 million loan from Promerica.

29 July 2022

BTG Pactual structures Chilean fund and invests in start-ups

Cuatrecasas (Chile) has helped the local branch of BTG Pactual structure its first venture debt fund, which has since invested in three Chilean start-up and fintech companies.

29 July 2022

Miranda & Amado elects new co-managing partner

Peruvian Elite firm Miranda & Amado has elected Mauricio Raffo – the head of its disputes practice – as co-managing partner, replacing outgoing Alberto Delgado

28 July 2022

Bichara e Motta advises on Lewandowki’s Barcelona transfer

Brazilian sports and entertainment law boutique Bichara e Motta Advogados has been involved in the transfer of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski to FC Barcelona, a deal worth some 50 million euros (US$51 million).

28 July 2022

CQS/FV hires director from Brazil’s football confederation

CQS/FV – Cesnik, Quintino, Salinas, Fittipaldi e Valerio Advogados has strengthened its corporate and M&A practice by hiring the governance and compliance director of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).

28 July 2022

Zang Bergel and PAGBAM steer Cresud exchange offer

Argentine agribusiness Cresud has enlisted Zang, Bergel & Viñes Abogados to complete a US$98 million exchange offer and issue new bonds.

28 July 2022

Brazilian port operator makes its largest-ever issuance

Brazil’s Machado Meyer Advogados has helped local port operator Portonave raise 1.5 billion reais (US$292 million) in a debenture offering.

28 July 2022

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