Baker McKenzie (Colombia) and Durán & Osorio Abogados Asociados have helped structure a social impact bond programme (SIB), backed by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Swiss government, that plans to stimulate employment in Colombia and is the first SIB implemented in a developing country.
Latin Lawyer’s 11th annual charity awards ceremony is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearinghouses, including Fundación Pro Bono in the Dominican Republic.
The Vance Center has had a seismic impact on the development of pro bono in Latin America. Leire Larracoechea, an integral member of the team, talks to Zach Marzouk about her contribution to creating the region’s pro bono infrastructure and her ultimate goal to replicate it in her home country, Spain.
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250