We provide integrated domestic and international services to clients based worldwide. With more than 150 lawyers in our worldwide offices, including attorneys in the major global financial centres and 80 lawyers based in Caracas, Bogotá and Río de Janeiro, we are leaders in our primary practice areas of energy transactions, regulatory, antitrust, tax, litigation, arbitration and investigations, corporate and commercial, banking and finance, employment and labour, administrative and public law.
Client care is at the heart of everything we do. Our reputation has been earned by delivering commercially oriented legal advice to a broad range of clients in various industries for several decades. Recognised for our industry focus, we are strong across all key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.
Financial institutions: Norton Rose Fulbright Latin America advises many of the world's leading banks, asset managers, private equity firms and other financial investors and insurance companies in their domestic and international operations.
Natural resources: We advise companies in all segments of the natural resources industry. Our clients are engaged in resource exploration and extraction, project development, energy generation and transmission, transportation and commercialisation. Natural resources sectors served include oil and gas, mining, electricity and regulated utilities, water, wind, solar, geothermal and nuclear power. Norton Rose Fulbright is consistently ranked as one of the leading natural resources firms for delivery of legal services in Latin America.
Projects and infrastructure: Infrastructure experience is a key strength in Latin America. Major multinational corporations, commercial banks, government bodies, ECAs and multilaterals rely on our global infrastructure team for its wide range of experience, innovative approaches and deep knowledge.
Transport: We have a long-standing track record of innovation in the transport sector, with asset finance lawyers experienced in all forms of finance and leasing structures and dispute resolution, litigation specialists with knowledge of all forms of court and arbitration forums and a corporate capability spanning M&A, private equity, joint ventures, strategic alliances and other forms of business organisation.
Technology and innovation: We advise leading and emerging companies throughout the technology, business services, communications, media, entertainment and consumer markets sectors. The team provides a global service to clients in both established and emerging markets.
Life sciences and healthcare: We serve a range of innovative pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies as well as investors in the sector and provide advice on the full range of legal issues that arise in the sector, from regulatory and compliance strategy to litigation and corporate transactions.