Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The $2.1 billion Owens Illinois acquisition of Vitro was a key deal for several law firms this year. (Photo: Vitro)
BY LATINVEX STAFF
Simpson Thacher is the top foreign legal advisor on announced Latin America mergers and acquisitions in the first half of the year, while Freshfields leads among foreign law firms in Brazil M&As, according to a Latinvex analysis of new data from Thomson Reuters.
While two Brazilian firms top the list of legal M&A advisors in Latin America, the top 25 advisors also includes 18 international law firms (including five from Canada), Mexico-based Creel Garcia and four other Brazilian firms.
Sao Paulo-based ...
Article Keywords: Alfa; Brazil; Canada; Cleary
Gottlieb; Creel, Garcia Cuella; Davies Ward; Freshfields; Fried Frank Harris; Harbour
Energy; Hogan Lovells; Mexico; Osler Hoskin; Norton Rose Fulbright; Owens-Illinois; Pacific Rubiales; Simpson Thacher; Stikeman
Elliott; Torys; Vitro; Wachtell Lipton
Rank Keywords: Baker & McKenzie; Blake Cassels; Cleary Gottlieb; Creel, Garcia Cuella; Cuatrecasas; Davies Ward; Freshfields; Fried Frank Harris; Hogan Lovells; Jones Day; Kirkland & Ellis; Linklaters; Norton Rose Fulbright; Osler Hoskin; Proskauer Rose; Simpson Thacher; Stikeman Elliott; Sullivan & Cromwell; Torys; Wachtell Lipton