carsales.com Ltd’s acquisition of DeMotores


Arnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) has advised carsales.com Ltd on its acquisition of DeMotores, the operator of automotive classified websites in Argentina, Colombia and Chile.

carsales.com Limited has acquired 100% of the DeMotores online business which was owned by an entity controlled by S.A. La Nacion, one of the largest media companies in Argentina.

The transaction is expected to be completed by end of March 2017.

ABL Corporate partner, Jonathan Wenig (Picture) and Senior Associate, Rebecca Zwier.

In Argentina Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal has advised Carsales with Santiago Carregal, Juan Diehl Moreno and Francisco Abeal.

In Chile and Colombia, Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría has advised Carsales with Diego Bunster, Sebastián Melero, Valentina Maturana, David Beltrán and Alejandro Medina.

In Hong Kong, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has advised Carsales with Adrian Deitz and Wentao Yuan.

In Amsterdam, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP has advised Carsales with Thijs P. Flokstra and Rodolfo van Vlooten

In Argentina GEESA has advised Hispanoamerican Media Investments BV with Magalí Valladares and María Paula Llasen.

In Chile, Garrigues has advised Hispanoamerican Media Investments BV with Luis Eduardo Correa, Margarita Spoerer and Juan Eduardo Vidal.

Involved fees earner: Jonathan Wenig – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Rebecca Zwier – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Santiago Carregal – Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal; Juan Diehl Moreno – Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal; Francisco Abeal – Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal; Diego Bunster Echenique – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Sebastián Melero Donoso – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Valentina Maturana – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; David Beltrán – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Alejandro Medina Benavides – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Luis Eduardo Correa Bulnes – Garrigues; Margarita María Spoerer Ochagavia – Garrigues; Adrian Deitz – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Wentao Yuan – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Thijs Flokstra – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Law Firms: Arnold Bloch Leibler; Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Garrigues; Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Clients: carsales.com Limited; Hispanoamerican Media Investments BV;