Work Area: Shipping & Maritime

Five Clyde & Co lawyers set sail for boutique

Four partners from Clyde & Co’s global marine group in London left last month to launch their own boutique – including the former co-head of the Latin American strategy committee, Elizabeth Turnbull.

16 October 2019

EY Law hires ex Pacheco Coto partner from Sfera

A former Pacheco Coto partner has reunited with his old colleagues at EY Law (Costa Rica) after leaving Sfera Legal.

17 September 2019

SAAM buys out Boskalis in tugging venture

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Demarest Advogados and Basham, Ringe y Correa, SC have helped Chilean maritime logistics company SAAM acquire Dutch counterpart Boskalis’ stake in a joint venture for US$200 million.

05 June 2019

Morgan & Morgan partner re-elected chairwoman of maritime association

A Morgan & Morgan partner has been elected as the chairwoman of the Panamanian Maritime Law Association (Apademar) for the third time.

25 April 2019

Mattos Engelberg hires agribusiness partner

Brazil’s Mattos Engelberg Advogados has demonstrated its hunger for growth again by absorbing a São Paulo agribusiness boutique just weeks after it hired two other partners.

24 April 2019

Swiss energy company lands Petrobras oil drilling contracts

Campos Mello Advogados has helped Swiss oil platform operator Ocean Rig lease two drilling vessels to Petrobras in a deal worth US$240 million.

04 April 2019

Beccar Varela and Pérez Alati star in Argentine port loan

Beccar Varela has helped consortium Gestión del Puerto de Quequén obtain a US$32 million syndicated loan, which it will use to make Quequén, south of Buenos Aires, Argentina’s deepest port.

22 March 2019

Demarest and Azevedo Sette steer shipping M&A

Demarest Advogados has helped US maritime freight company Mid-Ship acquire Belo Horizonte-based counterpart Overseas Logística.

19 March 2019

Allen & Overy, Norton Rose, TozziniFreire and Mattos Filho steer IDB port refinance

Norton Rose Fulbright and TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo have helped a port in the southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina obtain 450 million reais (US$117 million) through an IDB loan and a debenture issuance.

15 March 2019

Morgan & Morgan consolidates corporate, banking and maritime practices

Panamanian firm Morgan & Morgan has promoted multiple lawyers for a second consecutive year, taking its partner count to 39.

16 January 2019

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