Member News


Barrett McNagny LLP is pleased to announce that F. Italia Patti and Scott E. Campbell have joined the firm. Ms. Patti will concentrate her practice in the area of litigation and Mr. Campbell in the areas of corporate and business law.

Read more: Barrett McNagny Welcomes New Associates


Popov, Arnaudov & Partners was recently honoured with a prestigious award – Law firm of the year. At the end of November, 2017, a traditional charity ball was held in Sofia by Balkan Media Association under the heading “Themis – the price of truth”.

Read more: Popov, Arnaudov & Partners awarded Law Firm of the Year in Bulgaria


Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar advised Consubanco in the securitization of accounts receivable deriving from loans granted by affiliates of Consubanco to employees and retirees.  The securitization was carried out through the issuance of trust certificates for an amount of MX$2,000,000,000.00 with a maturity of 7 years. The issuance was made under a program authorized by the National Banking and Securities Commission for MX$5,000,000,000.00.  The transaction was rated AAA by Fitch México, HR Ratings and Verum.

Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar acted as the legal advisor of the transaction;Agente Estructurador (I-Structure) as structuring agent, and Interacciones Casa de Bolsa as underwriter.

Partners:

Daniel Kuri Breña Romero de Terreros 

Álvaro Sarmiento Lapiedra

Associates:

Miguel Vallejo Guerra

Roberto de la Vega Domínguez 


On December 7th, TAGLaw's Vancouver, Canada-based member, Harper Grey LLP, hosted TIAG's new member in Vancouver, D&H Group LLP. The event was a great success, with 25 members of the two firms in attendance. 

Read more: Harper Grey Hosts D&H Group on Its "Home Ice"


Lee C. Schmeer was recognized in “Air Force Reservists Deliver Humanitarian Aid to Haiti”, a story published by the U.S. Department of Defense News Service. In addition to his legal practice focused on aviation and product liability matters, Mr. Schmeer serves as an Air Force Reserve Instructor Pilot.

As reported in the article, “On Nov. 18, four pilots and a loadmaster with the 732nd Airlift Squadron, a loadmaster and two crew chiefs with the 514th, three Phoenix Raven Team members, and four 514th Security Forces airmen delivered 15 pallets of food, weighing 76,410 pounds, to Haiti.. . . ‘We’re in a position to help and we’re happy to help,’ said Air Force Maj. Lee C. Schmeer, a 732nd Airlift Squadron C-17 pilot."