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Mayer Brown LLP

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 5Latin America-wideLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Recognised international outfit with a solid bench of experienced corporate lawyers. Maintains a strong reputation for handling M&A transactions related to the energy and natural resources sector. Particularly capable of advising on activities in the Southern Cone region and Brazil.

Strengths

Sources relay: "I think they did an amazing job on our transaction, using their excellent understanding of the oil and gas sector to navigate a difficult deal very well."

Work highlights

Represented ENGIE and its affiliate in the acquisition of a 90% stake in Transportadora Associada de Gás, valued at approximately USD8.6 billion.

Notable practitioners

Clients praise José Valera as "a sharp negotiator that understood our fundamental objectives and got us there." He employs his considerable knowledge of energy and natural resources matters, particularly in the hydrocarbons space, to assist clients with sector-related M&A transactions.

Pablo Ferrante is well regarded by market sources, earning plaudits from a client for his "great negotiation skills." One impressed observer adds: "He is fast, concise and creative." He centres his practice on energy sector transactions.

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Corporate/M&A Department

Mayer Brown LLP

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71 South Wacker Drive

Chicago

Illinois

USA

IL 60606-4637

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Latin America-wide

Corporate/M&A


José L Valera
Band 4
Pablo Ferrante
Band 5