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PAGBAM Schwencke assists CAF in bidding process for rolling stock

Chilean law firm PAGBAM Schwencke has assisted Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF), a Spanish multinational company specialising in transport infrastructure and mobility, in a bidding process for the provision of rolling stock for the Melipilla-Alameda and Batuco-Quinta Normal routes. These bids were submitted on 25 January. The project is currently undergoing a technical evaluation […]


MJAB Advogados hires a new tax partner

M.J. Alves e Burle Advogados e Consultores increases its tax practice with the hiring of Leandro Bettini (pictured). The new partner has more than 16 years of experience in business law and has passed through Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados in Brasilia. For MJAB, investing in new professionals opens a range […]


Estudio Muñiz promotes Anthony Lizárraga to senior partner

Estudio Muñiz has announced the promotion of Anthony Lizárraga Vera-Portocarrero (pictured) as a new senior partner of the firm. Anthony joined the firm in 2015 as an associate, being promoted to partner in restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings in 2019. Prior to joining the firm, he was a senior legal assistant at the specialised insolvency […]

Moves White Collar Crime

Lefosse announces new partner in Brasília

Lefosse announced that the partner Marcelo Ribeiro (pictured) is joining its Compliance, Investigations and White-Collar practice, based in Brasília (DF) and São Paulo (SP). Coming from the Federal Public Prosecutor’s Office, the professional has experience in handling complex cases covering various aspects of Corporate Criminal Law, which includes multi-jurisdictional investigations, proceedings related to various crimes […]

Banking & Finance

Cariola represents Soprole in term loan with HSBC

Cariola Díez Pérez-Cotapos has represented Soprole, a Chilean dairy distributor and Chilean subsidiary of New Zealand holding company Fonterra Co-Operative Group Limited, as borrower, in connection with a term loan agreement entered into with The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), acting through its Hong Kong branch, as lender. The loan of $120,000,000,000 Chilean […]

Capital Markets Moves

RHOM hires partner to lead its new Capital Markets practice

RHOM Advogados announced the openning of its Capital Markets practice, through the hiring of the new partner Samuel Gustavo Calazans Dimbarre (pictured) as head of such lauching area. The attorney gathers experience in two of the most prominent Brazilian law firms – Mattos Filho and Pinheiro Neto. He has worked in the past recent years […]


G&B assists in United Airlines resumption of flights in Nicaragua

García & Bodán Nicaragua has assisted in the reactivation of United Airlines operations to Nicaragua from the United States and vice versa. The airline resumed daily flights between the two countries on 4 January, welcoming more travellers after suspending service for nearly three years due to the coronavirus pandemic. The inauguration ceremony took place with […]


VBSO announces new partner for M&A and Corporate Law

VBSO Advogados announced the arrival of partner Renata Simon (pictured), who will be responsible for coordinating the M&A and Corporate department of the firm, working in partnership with partner Amanda Visentini Rodrigues. With over 20 years of experience in M&A transactions, Renata has a law degree from PUC-SP, an LL.M. from Columbia School of Law, […]

Deal & transactions

NLD counsels Graneros on Bullmine acquisition

Chilean law firm NLD Abogados has counselled Graneros on the acquisition of 100% of Sociedad Contractual Minera Bullmine, owner of mining properties and a plant for the production of iodine, in Chile. NLD’s team comprised partner José Pablo Dulanto (pictured left), directors Juan Pablo Mesías and Bernardita Calvo, and associates José Tomás Brancoli (pictured right) […]

Deal & transactions

Echecopar assists in transfer of Linings stake to Bradken

Estudio Echecopar, associated with Baker & McKenzie International, has represented the shareholders of Linings in the transfer of their 100% stake in Linings in favour of Bradken Peru, a subsidiary of Hitachi Construction Machinery. With this acquisition, Bradken consolidates its position in the composite mill liner market and expands the path for innovation in the […]