We represented US finance company Latitude20 Capital Partners in a US$8 million financing to Paraguayan agribusiness Compañía Dekalpar




We represented a well-known Italian sportswear brand owner in its acquisition of its US distributor (Dec. 2017)




We represented Gruppo Maletti in its US joint venture with Belvedere USA (Mar. 2018)




We represented the Annovi Reverberi group in its acquisition of Ace Pump Corporation of Memphis, TN (June 2018)




We represented ToolsGroup in its growth equity financing by Accel-AKKR (May 2018)




Landay Leblang Stern welcomes Dale Kerester, a business, intellectual property and employment law and litigation specialist, and Don Hancock, a business and corporate lawyer, to the firm.




In October 2017, Bruce Landay co-moderated a seminar on legal issues relating to network security standards at the annual congress of the International Association of Lawyers (UIA) in Toronto.




Recently Published:
Obtaining, Using, and Protecting Trademarks, MCLE, 3rd Ed. 2017 by Dale C. Kerester - Contributing Author





We represented System Logistics Corporation, a Krones Group company, in acquiring the Vertique business unit from Illinois Tools Works, Inc. in December 2016.




In September 2016, Bruce Landay spoke on intellectual property in M&A transactions at the annual congress of the Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana in Perugia.




We represented The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. as the Administrative Agent in a syndicated US$180 million pre-export financing for Caramuru Alimentos S.A. in September 2015 - http://www.valor.com.br /international /news/4323022/caramuru alimentos gets 180m export financing expands investments





We represented the RED Graniti group in its October 2014 acquisition of the historic Yule marble quarry in Marble, Colorado





Once again, Russell Leblang and Susanna Stern are listed as top Latin American lawyers for Banking & Finance in Chambers Global - Latin America 2019




See what Chambers said about the firm:

“Susanna Stern … is held in high regard by interviewees for her "excellent service" and "professional and personalised style of work." She is experienced in handling an array of financing deals, such as syndicated and secured loan facilities. She offers particular expertise in matters pertaining to the Brazilian market.”

"Russell Leblang … maintains a solid practice advising lenders on cross-border financings in Latin America. He has noteworthy experience handling swap transactions and syndicated finance deals.”




Two of our trade finance transactions won 2012 "Deals of the Year"
from Trade Finance Magazine:

* The US$150 million financing for Nidera; we represented
ABN AMRO as Administrative Agent

* The US$50 million financing for Amaggi; we represented The Bank of
Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ as the Administrative Agent