Market: Peru

Guiding the return to office

The post-pandemic return to the office presents novel hurdles for in-house counsel, so GCs should avoid getting tangled up in the quickly changing consensus by staying abreast of the latest regulations and implementing measures that go beyond the standard, both in the workplace as well as at home.

04 October 2021

BCI gets green light to launch in Peru

Chile’s BCI has enlisted Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas in Lima to help it obtain regulatory approval for the incorporation of its Peruvian finance subsidiary, which brings the Chilean bank one step closer to launching operations in Peru next year.

30 September 2021

Three Peruvian firms in Megacentro financing

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) and Dentons (Peru) have helped local office space and warehouse operator Megacentro get a US$19 million loan.

29 September 2021

Peruvian private school joins international education network

Colegio Peruano Británico has hired Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to join the network of international schools of the UK’s Nord Anglia Education.

24 September 2021

Fruit business gets loan for operations in Colombia and Peru

Three subsidiaries of Peruvian fruit exporter Grupo Cerro Prieto have hired Miranda & Amado Abogados in Lima to obtain a US$160 million loan.

14 September 2021

Lazo & De Romaña rebrands with merger

Peruvian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Lazo & De Romaña Abogados has merged with tax-focused EBS Abogados, adding two partners.

10 September 2021

Cold storage group launches Latin American business

Emergent Cold Latin America has enlisted Latham & Watkins LLP in San Diego and Los Angeles and Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima to raise US$450 million in an investment round to launch a temperature-controlled warehousing business in the region and make its first acquisition in Peru.

09 September 2021

Rodrigo Elías and Rebaza Alcázar in Aenza’s convertible bonds

Peruvian infrastructure company Aenza has enlisted Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to issue convertible bonds worth US$90 million, becoming the country's first publicly-listed company to use the financial instrument.

03 September 2021

Peru’s Alicorp sells pasta brand in Brazil

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Peruvian consumer goods company Alicorp sell its stake in Pastifício Santa Amália, one of Brazil’s most renowned pasta brands, to counterpart Camil Alimentos for 410 million reais (US$77 million).

02 September 2021

Peru faces second ICSID arbitration over metro project

A Spanish-Italian consortium has brought a second International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) claim against Peru over a project to build Lima’s second metro line – weeks after the state was found liable in the first case.

27 August 2021

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