Peru’s Gallo Barrios strengthens tax practice

Gallo Barrios Pickmann, which recently announced plans to merge with global firm Dentons, has promoted its tax head to the partnership as law firms across Latin America grapple with legal changes inspired by the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project.

Dentons enters Peru with Gallo Barrios Pickmann partnership

Dentons is continuing its Latin American expansion, announcing yesterday it will combine with Peruvian firm Gallo Barrios Pickmann.

2016: a year in review

While 2016 marked the rise of populism in the US and Europe, in Latin America business-friendly administrations took the reins of several of the region’s countries. With this in mind, law firms stocked up departments in preparation for an expected uptick in transactional work. Latin Lawyer takes a look at the most significant of these developments.

Money matters

As law firms in Latin America grow and face new competitive challenges, the pressure to re-evaluate partner compensation systems is on. As more law firms change to models that reward performance, how can law firm leaders appear objective and fair when sharing out the pie? asks Rosie Cresswell

Getting local authorities on board key in infrastructure projects, say panel

Maintaining good relations with local communities and authorities is becoming ever more critical to a project’s success, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer’s 4th Annual Regional Project Finance Summit held in Washington, DC.




Construction 2016


Massami Uyeda Junior and Rodrigo de Mello Motta

Arap, Nishi & Uyeda Advogados (São Paulo)


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Miranda & Amado Abogados



The Guide to Infrastructure and Energy Investment


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