Latin Lawyer’s eleventh annual awards ceremony was held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearing houses: Brazil’s Instituto Pro Bono, Paraguay’s CIDSEP and Fundación Pro Bono in the Dominican Republic. Here we profile the three organisations.
Brazil’s Demarest Advogados is one of four firms commended by elite global law firm network Lex Mundi for providing critical pro bono legal services.
Alex Ali Mendez Diaz is a pro bono lawyer spearheading the fight for same-sex marriage across socially conservative Mexico. For his efforts, he won Latin Lawyer’s Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award this year
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250