Work Area: Trade & Customs

Several firms in Brazilian agribusiness export securitisation deal

Three offices of White & Case LLP and Santos Neto Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian agribusiness Caramuru Alimentos structure and implement its export securitisation programme of up to US$150 million for receivables granted by the export of products to Europe.

06 January 2022

Von Wobeser appoints three partners and five counsel

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has announced the promotion of three partners and five counsel, boosting several departments.

14 December 2021

Demarest appoints 11 new partners

Demarest Advogados has appointed 11 lawyers to partner, representing the Brazilian Elite firm’s largest promotion ever.

09 December 2021

US firm Rimon expands in Colombia

Rimon Law has expanded its Bogotá office by hiring three partners and a group of associates from recognised Colombian competition outfit Ibarra Abogados, rebranding to Ibarra-Rimon with the move.

05 November 2021

Echecopar promotes four in Peru

Estudio Echecopar member of Baker McKenzie International has appointed two partners and two of counsel through promotions, reinforcing its labour, trade, disputes and banking groups.

06 August 2021

Lefosse hires partner from BMA

Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados has added firepower to its tax practice by hiring a partner from fellow Latin Lawyer Elite firm BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão.

30 July 2021

Dentons launches free trade zone office in Uruguay

Uruguayan Latin Lawyer 250 firm Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has opened an office in Aguada Park in Montevideo’s free-trade zone, its second outpost in Uruguay since it launched there just over a year ago.

22 June 2021

Ramírez Gutiérrez-Azpe hires three from Goodrich Riquelme

Mexican law firm Ramírez, Gutiérrez-Azpe, Rodríguez-Rivero y Hurtado, SC has hired three non-equity partners from Goodrich, Riquelme Asociados to its senior rank, boosting its tax, trade and corporate departments.

25 February 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love hires from Arias, which promotes three to partner

Aguilar Castillo Love (El Salvador) has doubled its partnership by hiring a senior associate from Arias (El Salvador), which has made three new partners across its San Salvador and San José offices through promotions.

19 January 2021

Top tips for de-risking operations in Latin America

Navigating the regulatory rollercoaster that Latin American governments often create makes a legal team dynamic and a true commercial partner for their company. Panellists at LACCA’s Virtual Series shared their recommendations for how corporate counsel can reduce investment risk and help their businesses thrive against volatile regulatory backdrops.

16 December 2020

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