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In the News

Larry Pascal in Latinvex: Mexico, Brazil Boost Haynes and Boone

Mexico and Brazil are driving Haynes and Boone, LLP business in Latin America, although the US law firm is also seeing growing business in Colombia, Argentina and Peru.

“Our business is driven heavily by Mexico,” says Larry Pascal, chair of the Americas Practice Group and co-chair of the International Practice Group at Haynes and Boone. >>

Hunt Buckley and Chris Wolfe in E&P Magazine: Brazilian Presalt Round is Sure to Entice

Despite some unusual contractual obligations, Brazil’s first licensing round in four years will offer up rich presalt potential. >>

Haynes and Boone Congratulates MMA for Legal 500 Recognition

Haynes and Boone, LLP congratulates the Brazilian law firm MMA for its recognition by the Legal 500 Latin America 2013 legal directory as a leading law firm in the Energy and Natural Resources: Oil and Gas sector. >>



Recent Publications

Brazil's Historic First Pre-Salt Bidding Round (Webinar)

Haynes and Boone, LLP and MMA presented a joint webinar on the auction of upwards of 12 billion barrels of recoverable reserves in the LIBRA prospect in the Santos basin. >>

12th Brazilian Bid Round Will Offer 240 Onshore Blocks in 12 States

In addition to the previously announced pre-salt offshore bid round, the Brazilian Petroleum Agency has recently announced that it will offer, as part of the 12th Oil and Gas Bid Round, 240 onshore blocks for in particular potential gas exploration in seven sedimentary basins. >>

Latin American Law & Business Report Guest Article: Re-Opening the Genie’s Bottle - What’s in Store for Latin American Energy in 2013: Focus on Brazil

This multi-part article provides an overview of recent developments and upcoming opportunities in Latin American energy markets. >>

Americas Practice Group Overview

An overview of Haynes and Boone's Americas Practice Group - its lawyers, practices, experience and accolades. >>



Firm Experience and Recognition in Latin America

  • Chambers Latin America 2013 ranked Haynes and Boone, LLP Latin America-wide for its corporate/M&A work and international arbitration.
  • In 2011, Latin Lawyer 250 cites the Haynes and Boone as having “a strong base and deal list in the region” [Latin America].
  • Americas Practice Group consists of approximately 50 lawyers working in Mexico City, Dallas, Houston, New York, and Washington, D.C. with experience in more than 35 countries.
  • Honored for its role in the Amapá Mineração transaction, one of Trade Finance Magazine's 2007 Deals of the Year, where it acted as international counsel for MMX Mineração e Metálicos S.A. (MMX).
  • Successfully completed the negotiation and financing of an integrated iron-ore mining and infrastructure logistics project for MMX Mineracao e Metalicos SA (MMX), a Brazilian company listed on the São Paulo and Toronto Exchange.

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