Market: Mexico

Vicente Corta: 23 October 1964 – 20 May 2022

White & Case SC reported last week that Vicente Corta, the head of its restructuring practice and prominent finance and infrastructure partner, had passed away.

26 May 2022

White & Case adds tax partner in Mexico

White & Case SC has added firepower to its tax offering by hiring a senior associate from fellow Highly Recommended firm Baker McKenzie (Mexico) as partner.

24 May 2022

Grupo Modelo calls on Von Wobeser to sell subsidiary

Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has helped INAMEX, a subsidiary of Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo, divest its business to local manufacturer Grupo Sanmartin.

24 May 2022

Nader Hayaux appoints three of counsel

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has hired a lawyer from fellow Mexican Elite firm González Calvillo, SC as of counsel and promoted two practitioners to the same position, bolstering its antitrust, banking and M&A practices.

18 May 2022

Multiple firms help Globant acquire Uruguay’s Genexus

Argentine technology company Globant has enlisted several international and Latin American law firms to acquire Uruguayan counterpart Genexus.

17 May 2022

Colombian investor raises funds for port acquisition

Greenberg Traurig LLP in New York, Tel Aviv and Mexico City and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia) have helped the Colombian Infrastructure Equity Fund (CIEF) make a private placement of notes to fund the acquisition of local ports.

17 May 2022

Mexican cement companies make tender offer to get delisted

Robles Miaja Abogados in Mexico City have helped two local cement companies launch a joint public tender offer worth US$200 million to buy back shares and delist from the country's stock exchange.

16 May 2022

Mexican counsel advises on PwC mobility division sale

Five offices of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP and Von Wobeser y Sierra SC in Mexico City have helped US private equity group Clayton, Dubilier & Rice acquire PricewaterhouseCoopers’ global mobility business in a deal worth some US$2.2 billion.

12 May 2022

US-based HR services provider buys Mexican counterpart

US customer and employee management company Medallia has turned to Avendaño Abogados, SC to purchase Mexican counterpart CXTeam.

11 May 2022

Norton Rose hires Creel Abogados partner

Norton Rose Fulbright has hired an experienced corporate partner from Creel Abogados for its Mexico City office.

03 May 2022

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