Work Area: Private Equity/Investment management

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

As companies weathered the ongoing economic and social aftershocks offset by the covid-19 pandemic, they relied on external counsel to guide them through the uncertainties of 2021. The latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, a study published by Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication LACCA, reveals the most popular law firms among the region’s largest corporations.

21 April 2022

Which firms are leading in the financial sector?

Featured in Who Represents Latin America's Biggest Banks?

As part of LACCA’s newest research into Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Banks, we take a look at the most popular firms for the region’s leading financial organisations as well as what’s been driving legal work in the sector.

19 April 2022

Chile’s HIF Global obtains decarbonisation-focused investment

The New York and Chicago offices of Latham & Watkins LLP have helped Chilean energy group HIF Global raise US$260 million in an equity investment to fund the global expansion of its decarbonisation business.

19 April 2022

Brazilian corporate benefits start-up raises US$100 million

Flash Benefícios, a São Paulo-based benefits management start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise US$100 million in a Series C funding round.

31 March 2022

Dutch fund invests in Colombian sustainable meat production

Allen & Overy LLP in São Paulo and Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá have helped Dutch fund &Green invest in Colombian agribusiness company Hacienda San José (HSJ) to support sustainable meat production in the South American country.

25 March 2022

BMA helps XP acquire real estate fund manager

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped Brazil's XP Investimentos acquire Habitat Capital Partners, a real estate fund manager.

23 March 2022

Cuatrecasas steers Bancolombia-Celsia solar partnership

Cuatrecasas (Colombia) has helped the investment arm of financial group Bancolombia launch a platform with local energy company Celsia through which they will develop solar power projects.

21 March 2022

Brazilian wine retailer toasts funding round success

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped wine retailer Evino Comércio de Vinhos raise 650 million reais (US$126 million) in a funding round led by Brazilian bank XP Investimentos.

21 March 2022

SoftBank continues investment spree with Brazilian food start-up

TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo have advised Japan’s SoftBank as lead investor in a US$25 million financing round for Brazilian food purchasing start-up Trela.

18 March 2022

SoftBank LatAm fund invests in three Brazilian start-ups

US law firm Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has helped Japan’s SoftBank lead several funding rounds where it used its Latin American investment fund to inject US$32 million into three separate Brazilian start-up companies.

17 March 2022

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