Strategy and management

The lost generation

06 October 2009

Cutbacks in US firms’ foreign associate programmes are leaving the LLM class of 2009 in a tough position. Clare Bolton reports

Budget crunching

02 October 2009

With Nestlé’s growth in Latin America showing no signs of stalling, even through the financial crisis, David Thorley talks to the in-house lawyers supporting the company’s development in the region

Grand designs

30 September 2009

Members of Chadbourne & Parke LLP’s Latin American group tell Rosie Cresswell how they plan to overtake their rivals in the region

The multi-Latina

21 August 2009

If international opportunities are one of the key benefits of an in-house career, few Latin American companies have more to offer than Vale. General counsel Fábio Spina talks to Clare Bolton

Path finders

20 August 2009

In the large and amorphous world of in-house work, Clare Bolton finds that successful career planning often means finding your own way

When associates call the shots

13 August 2009

Latin America's next generation of lawyers have a clear idea of what they want, but can the region's law firms give it to them? Rosie Cresswell looks to Colombia's legal market for a case study

There may be trouble ahead (part two)

16 July 2009

In our second round table from Chile, the senior partners of leading law firms discuss how agility is key for survival in uncertain times.

Bucking the trend

08 July 2009

The US legal industry is in crisis, so how is it that Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle is still hiring, asks Rosie Cresswell

Finding their feet

08 June 2009

Bagging a Linklaters partner has given Proskauer Rose's Latin America practice a stamp of authority in the marketplace - what next for this young but ambitious group, asks Clare Bolton

"Fast, simple and legal"

05 May 2009

Hewlett Packard's legal team for Latin America and the Caribbean keeps an eye on efficiency by monitoring performance closely, finds Rosie Cresswell