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Global law firm Fieldfisher Jausas has hired Ana Úbeda as a partner in its commercial practice in Barcelona.
Global banking and financial services company ING has appointed Manuel Fernández Fontecha Rumeu as its new head of labor relations and human resources for Spain and Portugal.
Cimagraf, a printing company that had allegedly formed part of an anti-competitive cartel for the production of school textbooks, has been declared to not be liable for engaging in
Niubox, a Peruvian tech and innovation firm, has announced its incorporation as a digital ally of global payments company Mastercard, to provide legal-digital services for entrepre
Global law firm Ontier has named Carlos de la Pedraja y García-Cosio as its new global corporate director, part of the firm’s ongoing transformation strategy.
Peruvian law firm Rubio Leguía Normand has added a new team member to its arbitration and litigation practice, Giancarlo Celis as a consultant.
Ecuadorian law firm Robalino has announced the promotion of three of its lawyers to partner, Luis Carlos Fernández Gilbert, Pedro Córdova Balda, and Álvaro Ordóñez Cornejo.
Portuguese law firm PLMJ has appointed two new partners, Teresa Madeira Afonso as a new corporate M&A partner, and Carla Góis Coelho as a new dispute resolution partner.
Chilean law firm Chirgwin Peñafiel has launched a wealth planning and management practice, focused on the legal aspects of investment planning and wealth management issues both ins
Fortuna Silver Mines and Roxgold have entered into a definitive agreement to merge their businesses, under which Fortuna will acquire all the issued and outstanding securities of R
Portuguese law firm PRA Raposo, Sá Miranda & Associados has incorporated Clélia Brás Advogados to consolidate PRA’s real estate area.
Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, has announced the launch of Dentons Global Advisors, an elite, multidisciplinary advisory firm that provides integrated strategic counsel and
Rizon Integral law firm, headquartered in Guayaquil with offices in Quito, Manta and Machala, has launched, formed by the merger of Integracorp and two independent practices.
Capstone Mining Corporation has entered into agreement for a $290 million financing agreement with lender Wheaton Precious Metals International.
Costa Rica-headquartered law firm Aguilar Castillo Love has appointed Esteban Agüero Guier as managing partner of the firm’s El Salvador office.
V&V, a new law firm focused on tax and corporate matters, has launched in Chile.
Vítor Bento has been elected as the new president of the Portuguese Banking Association (APB) for a three-year term, replacing Faria de Oliveira.
Ysios Capital, Spain’s largest and leading European venture capital firm specialized in the biotechnology sector, has closed its third fund, Ysios BioFund III (YBF III), at €216 mi
Global law firm Shearman & Sterling has announced the appointment of Alexandro M. Padrés, a project development and finance partner at the firm, as head of the Latin America Af
Mayora IP, an intellectual property-focused law firm with offices in Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador, has promoted Edna López to partner in the latter country.
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Herbert Smith Freehills has named Alberto Frasquet as the head of the firm’s corporate practice for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, and who had until now been hea
Mexican law firm Basham Ringe & Correa has added a new partner, David Eugenio Puente Tostado, who joins the firm’s labor and social security practice group in its Monterrey off
Chilean private equity firm LarraínVial has purchased a 50% stake in Sherpa Wealth Management Community, a community of 60 independent Chilean investment advisors.