09 June 2017
Leading law firms in Latin America and the US have had some success in increasing diversity among their rank and file, but a lack of leadership from an overwhelmingly white, male partnership in most firms is still preventing many women and lawyers from different ethic and socio-economic backgrounds from reaching the top positions, according to delegates at a diversity and inclusion conference at the New York City Bar Association earlier this week.
22 May 2017
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York, Vector Legal in Costa Rica, Guatemalan firm Bufete López Cordero, García & Bodán (Honduras), Lexincorp in San Salvador and Peruvian firm García Sayán Abogados have helped retailer Grupo Monge obtain a syndicated multijurisdictional loan worth US$120 million.
16 May 2017
Five Central American firms in different jurisdictions have launched a non-exclusive strategic alliance to provide regional coverage to their clients.
12 April 2017
Latin Lawyer continues its overview of the region’s leading business law firms in Latin America, as analysed in the 19th edition of Latin Lawyer 250, with a look at Nicaragua.
05 April 2017
Twelve firms have helped Salvadorean retailer Unicomer issue bonds worth US$350 million.
10 March 2017
LACCA has released its landmark research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies.
22 February 2017
Central American firms have doubled down on Costa Rica, with the country accounting for two-thirds of the promotions reported by regional outfits in the past four months.
20 February 2017
Nicaragua’s BLP office has become a member of global business law firm alliance Meritas.
08 February 2017
Latin Lawyer is proud to present The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment – the first in a new series of Latin Lawyer practice and industry investment guides.
08 February 2017
The El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama offices of Central American law firm Arias have helped the International Finance Corporation grant Salvadorean real estate developer Grupo Roble a US$45 million loan.