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Latin Lawyer announces Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award

Alex Ali Mendez Diaz

Wednesday, 8 February

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce this year’s winner of the Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award: Alex Ali Mendez Diaz of México Igualitario, a campaign group for equal marriage and adoption rights for same-sex couples in Mexico.

Latin Lawyer fundraising for clearing houses announced

Thursday, 1 December

Latin Lawyer’s 10th Annual Charity Awards Ceremony raised almost US$60,000 for three of the region’s pro bono clearing houses, Argentina’s Comisión de Trabajo Pro Bono e Interés Público, Brazil’s Instituto Pro Bono and Venezuela’s Fundación Pro Bono (Provene).

Pérez Bustamante wins government award for pro bono

Tuesday, 29 November

Pérez Bustamante & Ponce Abogados’ pro bono foundation has been recognised by Ecuador’s government for its 29-year contribution to providing free legal aid.

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