Lobo de Rizzo adds labour muscle ahead of reforms

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has hired a partner to lead its employment practice, ahead of sweeping labour reforms that mark Brazil's most significant employment law overhaul in 70 years.

Chilean worker rights law prompts NLD counsel hire

Noguera, Larraín & Dulanto has recruited an of counsel from KPMG Chile to bolster its labour practice in response to employment reforms earlier this year. 

Hogan Lovells helps Mexican state establish infrastructure agency

Hogan Lovells (Mexico) has helped the state of Quintana Roo in southwest Mexico create an independent agency to coordinate public private partnerships and manage the state's real estate assets.

Life through different lenses

Francisco Urrutia, winner of Latin Lawyer's Lifetime Achievement Award, reflects on a long and varied career that has taken him from the inner circles of government and the boardrooms of Colombia's leading companies, to the top of the country's leading law firms. But he also reveals how early success in a different field almost set him on a very different path. Interview by Joe Rowley

Latin Lawyer's Associate Salary Survey

Managing partners across Latin America are fond of describing legal talent as their most valuable asset, but determining what this talent is worth is far trickier. Latin Lawyer's second Associate Salary Survey reveals that despite firms paying their associates many multiples of their country's average monthly salary, there is striking variation in the structure and generosity of these pay packets.

Under siege

Between lawyer arrests, government investigations, an influx of foreign competitors and a technology arms race, senior partners in Peru are facing pressure from all sides. Vincent Manancourt convened a roundtable of local leaders to discuss the challenges

Latin Lawyer-GRR Live 2nd Annual Restructuring Summit

Mexico's mettle "NAFTA is the worst trade deal maybe ever signed anywhere," exclaimed US President Donald Trump two months before being elected to the...

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Construction 2017

Chile

Alfonso Reymond Larraín and Rodrigo Riquelme Yanez

Reymond & Cía

Brazil

Fernando Marcondes, Ricardo Medina Salla, Marlon Shigueru Ushiro Ieiri, Adriana Regina Sarra de Deus and Juliana Yumi Shiina Morato

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Guides

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The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment

Foreword

Anthony S Harrington

Albright Stonebridge Group

Introduction

Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press

Hogan Lovells LLP

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