Navios Group’s $100 Million Loan


Papapetros, Papangelis, Tatagia & Partners, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, Perez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz, Vives y Asociados, Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja, FERRERE, Demarest Advogados, Cahill Gordon & Reindel, Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena , Guyer & Regules and Berkemeyer advised on the transaction

Compañía Naviera Horamar S.A., subsidiaria de Navios South American Logistics Inc., Navios Logistics Finance (US) Inc. finalized a $100 million loan with Morgan Stanley Senior Funding Inc.

Compañía Naviera Horamar SA provides inland waterway cargo transportation services. The company, led by Claudio Pablo Lopez, Ruben Martinez Baeza, Carlos Augusto Lopez and Horacio Enrique Lopez, operates as a subsidiary of Navios South American Logistics Inc.

Navios South American Logistics Inc. provides integrated transportation, storage, and related services to the agricultural, mining, and petroleum companies in the Hidrovia region of South America. The company, led by Claudio Pablo Lopez, Ioannis Karyotis, Carlos Augusto Lopez, Horacio Enrique Lopez and Ruben Martinez Baeza, is based in Montevideo.

In Greece, Papapetros, Papangelis, Tatagia & Partners Law Firm advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with John Papapetros and Vicky Katsouli.

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Stuart H. Gelfond, Caroline Sandberg and Jons F. Lehmann.

Perez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Eugenio Aramburu and Tomás Fernández Madero.

In Panama, Vives y Asociados advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Marco Antonio Saavedra Catalá.

In Paraguay, Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Marcos J. Peroni and José Luis Vega.

In Uruguay, FERRERE advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Geraldine Ifrán, Walter Planells, Carolina Secondo, Cristina Vignone, Soledad Díaz, Gabriela Gutiérrez and Diego Durán.

In Brazil, Demarest advised Navios South American Logistics Inc. with Antonio Giglio, João Almeida, Marcelo Ikeziri, Roberta Batalha and Lívia Leal.

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding with Matthew E. Rosenthal and H. Thomas Felix III.

In Argentina, Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena Abogados advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding with Michael R. Rattagan, Ricardo Balestra and Julián Michel.

In Montevideo, Guyer & Regules advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding with Nicolás Piaggio and Sofía Anza.

In Paraguay, Berkemeyer advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding with Yolanda Pereira, Antonio Villa and Alexander Berkemeyer.

Involved fees earner: Michael Rattagan – Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena Abogados; Ricardo Balestra – Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena Abogados; Julián Michel – Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena Abogados; Marco Antonio Saavedra C. – Vives y Asociados; John Papapetros – Papapetros, Papangelis, Tatagia & Partners ; Vicky Katsouli – Papapetros, Papangelis, Tatagia & Partners ; Marcos Juan Peroni Clifton – Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja (PSTBN); José Luis Vega-Meza – Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja (PSTBN); Yolanda Pereira – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Antonio Villa – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Alexander Berkemeyer – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Nicolás Piaggio – Guyer & Regules; María Sofía Anza – Guyer & Regules; Geraldine Ifrán – Ferrere Attorneys; Walter Planells – Ferrere Attorneys; Carolina Secondo – Ferrere Attorneys; Cristina Vignone – Ferrere Attorneys; Soledad Díaz – Ferrere Attorneys; Gabriela Gutiérrez – Ferrere Attorneys; Diego Durán – Ferrere Attorneys; Antonio Giglio Neto – Demarest; Marcelo Simon Ikeziri – Demarest; João Luis Ribeiro de Almeida – Demarest; Roberta Coelho de Souza Batalha – Demarest; Lívia Sousa Borges Leal – Demarest; Matthew Rosenthal – Cahill Gordon & Reindel; Thomas Felix – Cahill Gordon & Reindel; Stuart Gelfond – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Caroline Sandberg – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Jons Lehmann – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Eugenio Aramburu – Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez; Tomás Fernández Madero – Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez;

Law Firms: Rattagan, Macchiavello, Arocena Abogados; Vives y Asociados; Papapetros, Papangelis, Tatagia & Partners ; Peroni Sosa Tellechea Burt & Narvaja (PSTBN); Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Guyer & Regules; Ferrere Attorneys; Demarest; Cahill Gordon & Reindel; Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez;

Clients: Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc.; Navios South American Logistics Inc.;