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Baker Botts Advises Liberty Latin America on its Acquisition of DISH's Spectrum and Subscriber Assets in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands


Deal Description: Liberty Latin America Ltd. (“Liberty Latin America” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: LILA and LILAK, OTC Link: LILAB) has entered into a definitive agreement with DISH Network (“DISH”) to acquire DISH spectrum assets in Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) and approximately 120,000 prepaid mobile subscribers in those markets in exchange for cash and international roaming credits.

Baker Botts acted as legal advisor to Liberty Latin America. More details on the transaction can be found here.

Baker Botts Lawyers/Offices Involved:

Corporate: Jonathan Gordon (Partner, New York), Nicole Perez (Partner, New York), James Marshall (Partner, Houston), Grace Matthews (Senior Associate, Austin), Carlos Marquez (Senior Associate, Washington, D.C.), Henry Klimowicz (Associate, New York), Charlie Gili (Associate, New York).

Tax: Jon Lobb (Partner, Houston), Peter Farrell (Senior Associate, Washington, D.C.).

Antitrust: Paul Cuomo (Partner, Washington, D.C.), Matt Adler (Partner, Washington, D.C.).

Employee Benefits: Robin Melman (Partner, New York), Katie Birnhak (Associate, New York).

Intellectual Property: Paul Ragusa (Partner, New York), Suzanne Hengl (Partner, New York).

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