RLH Properties $149.9 Million Acquisition of majority shareholding in Proyecto Mayakoba Hotels


Pérez-Llorca, Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez, Linklaters and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau have advised on the deal

The operation is part of RLH´ strategy of expansion and diversification of hotels portfolio and represents a major step forward in RLH’s strategy, to consolidate as the leading company in top-quality hotels management in Mexico

RLH Properties will hold a majority stake in four hotels in the Mayakoba project: between 51% and 80% of the Fairmont and the Rosewood, and 51% of the Banyan Tree and the Andaz.

Obrascón Huarte Lain, S.A. engages in the concessions and construction businesses in Spain, the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Colombia, Central and Eastern Europe, and internationally.

RLH Properties, S.A.B. de C.V., together with its subsidiaries, purchases and develops hotel properties in Mexico.

Pérez-Llorca has advised RLH Properties, S.A.B. de C.V. with Fausto Romero-Miura (Picture), Javier Gómez, Nasif Hamed, Chloe Aramburu and Iciar de Lorenzo.

In Mexico Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez has advised RLH Properties, S.A.B. de C.V. with Carlos del Río and Andrea Rodríguez.

Linklaters has advised Obrascón Huarte Laín Desarrollos, S.L. with Lara Hemzaoui and José María López.

In Mexico, Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau has advised Obrascón Huarte Laín Desarrollos, S.L. with Thomas Heather.

Involved fees earner: Carlos del Rio S. – Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC; Andrea Rodríguez Barbes – Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC; Thomas Heather – Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Fausto Romero-Miura – Perez-Llorca; Javier Gómez – Perez-Llorca; Nasif Hamed – Perez-Llorca; Chloe Aramburu – Perez-Llorca; Iciar de Lorenzo Rodríguez-Inciarte – Perez-Llorca; Lara Hemzaoui – Linklaters; José María López – Linklaters;

Law Firms: Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC; Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Perez-Llorca; Linklaters;

Clients: RLH Properties, S.A.B. de C.V.; Obrascón Huarte Lain, S.A.;