Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has been recognized by Latin Lawyer as a “Restructuring Deal of the Year” winner for the firm’s work advising Capital International Private Equity in Brazil’s Constellation oil group’s global restructuring. The Debevoise team advising Capital International was led by Gregory Gooding and included partner Andrew Levine, associate Daniel Pyon and former partner My Chi To.
The deal with creditors restructured New York law bonds, project finance loans and working capital facilities, auctioned off assets and saw shareholders and creditors provided more than $100 million in new money. Read more about the restructuring here.
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