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MIAMI – Oct. 2, 2019 – Attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP represented Keystone Cement Company, an indirect subsidiary of Elementia, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: ELEMENT*), a Mexican manufacturer of building products for the construction industry, in connection with its agreement to sell its cement business and assets to Lehigh Hanson, Inc., a subsidiary of HeidelbergCement. The transaction, which is subject to regulatory approval and other customary conditions, is expected to close in the coming months.

The Greenberg Traurig team in the transaction was led by Emilio J. Alvarez-Farré, a shareholder in the Latin America Practice and the Miami Corporate Practice. He was assisted by Tax Practice Shareholders Leanne Reagan and L. Frank Cordero, Corporate Practice Associate Gabriel Jimenez Garcia, and Real Estate Practice Associate Stephanie Jimenez.  Additional team members included Shareholder Stephen M. Pepper from the New York office Antitrust Litigation & Competition Regulation Practice and Rebecca Tracy Rotem, a practice group attorney in the Corporate Practice of the Washington, D.C. office.

Alvarez-Farré concentrates his practice on cross-border mergers and acquisitions and financing transactions. Over the course of more than two and a half decades, he has represented top companies and global brands in multi-billion dollar transactions throughout Latin America.

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