18 March 2016
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its Deal of the Year Awards at its charity dinner in São Paulo last night, in the presence of a record 250 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
17 February 2016
The complete shortlist for Latin Lawyer's 10th annual Deal of the Year Awards is now available here.
28 August 2015
Latin Lawyer’s second annual LLM funding survey considers the financing available for associates wanting to study LLMs abroad. Joe Rowley looks at the funding provided by law firms and the alternative sources of financing used by some associates to make up the shortfall. In the second part, we speak to LLM students, past and present, about the challenges they faced raising the tuition fees and hear some tips on how they did it
13 March 2015
For today’s associate, it seems, money isn’t everything. Based on the results of Latin Lawyer’s inaugural associate salary survey, although increasing numbers of law firms are offering above-inflation salary increases to attract, and retain, young talent, many are finding generous pay packets aren’t enough to entice hard-to-pin-down millennials. Latin Lawyer presented the results to partners from across the region at a round-table event held in Buenos Aires in October last year. Lulu Rumsey reports why this is and finds out what associates really want
08 September 2014
Latin Lawyer’s LLM funding survey explores the financing options law firms provide for lawyers wanting to study LLMs abroad and the terms and conditions are attached. Joe Rowley reports on the findings and speaks to firms from across the region about the factors that drove their decision
06 June 2014
Latin Lawyer’s survey of foreign associate programmes looks at which international firms play host to the greatest number of Latin Americans and how the composition of these programmes and total intake has changed over time. Joe Rowley reports
06 June 2014
With competition among international firms in Latin America hotting up, foreign associate programmes have never been more essential in helping firms forge strong, personal connections within Latin America’s legal community. Joe Rowley finds out how these connections are helping to win work and what firms are doing to maximise the advantages of having the region’s rising stars work in their offices
28 March 2014
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its Deal of the Year Awards at its charity dinner, held at the Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday and attended by more than 260 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
09 January 2014
Welcome to Latin Lawyer and the Cyrus R Vance Center for International Justice’s second joint pro bono survey.
09 January 2014
It is almost six years to the day since the Pro Bono Declaration for the Americas was launched to promote access to justice and enable lawyers around the Americas to commit at least 20 hours per year to the provision of free legal services and substantial progress has been made since, but what are the realities among Latin American firms? Marieke Breijer investigates