Cross Border Transactions

The Cross Border Transaction Group is uniquely situated to provide corporate and transactional advice to our clients doing business across borders. Our team is composed of lawyers from the United States and Latin America with the unique personal and professional experiences necessary to manage sophisticated transactions in multiple industries and countries. We counsel our clients on complex cross border transactions across the globe, with a highly specialized focus on inbound and outbound technology transactions between the United States and Latin America.

Our firm has a strong practice in the Peruvian market stemming from the fast growth and specific needs of the Peruvian market. We are one of the only international law firms with the capability of managing our clients’ legal needs in Peru in house. Given our distinct position, we are able to provide our clients with local presence but with an international perspective.

Group Specialties:

Highly experienced in-country team able to provide both international and local legal support

Complex high value debt and equity financings with global banks

Spanish and Portuguese technology drafting and negotiations

Management of international disputes

International trademark protection

Key Clients/Experiences:

General Counsel to a private equity backed alternative energy company headquartered in Peru.

Represent a publically traded telecommunications software company and manages all legal matters related to its expansion into Latin America including business formation, contractual negotiations, employment matters, and transactional and tax issues in Brazil, Mexico, Chile and Argentina.

Represent one of the largest tour operators in Latin America with all international and domestic corporate matters, including the structuring of its off shore operations and its expansion plans into specific Latin American countries.

Represent a U.S. agricultural company based in Peru and advise company on international debt and equity investments, licensing issues, local legal issues and corporate governance.

Advise a large US based home furnishing company on its Latin American expansion, including trademark registration, intellectual property protection and franchise issues in the following countries: Peru, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Costa Rica and Guatemala among others.