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Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Guatemala

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Guatemala

07 April 2017

Latin Lawyer continues with its run-through of the region’s leading business law firms. Today’s focus is Guatemala, as analysed in the 19th edition of Latin Lawyer 250.

Multiple firms in Unicomer US$350 million bond offer

05 April 2017

Twelve firms have helped Salvadorean retailer Unicomer issue bonds worth US$350 million.

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

Vance Center Lawyers Council launches anti-corruption module

04 April 2017

A civil and economic rights group established by The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice has launched an anti-corruption initiative that will organise private practice lawyers across the Americas to support government efforts to crack down on corruption.

Arenales & Skinner-Klée founder starts at BLP

Arenales & Skinner-Klée founder starts at BLP

30 March 2017

BLP (Guatemala) has announced the hire of former Arenales & Skinner-Klée founding partner Alejandro Arenales five months after the family firm’s dissolution.

QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

QIL adds partners amid growing regionalisation

27 March 2017

Guatemalan firm QIL+4 Abogados has promoted two lawyers to strengthen its real estate and banking and finance practices as it doubles down on growing demand.

García & Bodán splits from partners in Guatemala

García & Bodán splits from partners in Guatemala

20 March 2017

García & Bodán (Guatemala) has split from the firm it merged with two years ago, Asensio Andrade Flores & Asociados, with both firms planning to continue to collaborate as separate entities.

Who represents Latin America's biggest companies?

10 March 2017

LACCA has released its landmark research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies.

Dentons Muñoz consolidates ahead of further expansion

Dentons Muñoz consolidates ahead of further expansion

03 March 2017

As Muñoz Global officially launches its tie-up with global law firm Dentons, managing partner Jose Antonio Muñoz speaks to Latin Lawyer about consolidating his firm’s presence across Central America.

The Odebrecht fact sheet

The Odebrecht fact sheet

02 March 2017

The effects of Odebrecht's bribery scheme have reverberated through 15 countries across five continents. The Odebrecht Fact Sheet is a rolling summary of the developments in the case.

AerCap hires Arias to repossess aircraft

24 February 2017

A team of lawyers led by Arias San Salvador offices have helped Dutch aircraft leasing company AerCap repossess aircraft lent to Salvadorian commercial airline VECA.