Brazil’s Souto, Correa, Cesa, Lummertz & Amaral Advogados has bolstered its disputes practice by hiring a partner from Trench Rossi Watanabe.
DLA Piper LLP’s association firm in Brazil, Campos Mello Advogados, has promoted two lawyers to partner to strengthen its corporate and disputes practices, while DLA Piper's Madrid office has appointed a Latin America-focused partner.
Observers say 2018 could be a transformative year for Latin America. The rise of outside candidates in presidential and legislative elections may create a new, riskier environment for investors, meaning they may no longer rely on the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) to resolve claims. By Ricardo H Puente and Andrew J Turnier.
Against the backdrop of Venezuela's escalating economic and political crisis, Emilio Demetriou-Jones spoke with partners from two of the country's law firms to find out how they are coping.
Sergio J Galvis, Robert J Giuffra Jr and Werner F Ahlers
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Jack Devine and Amanda Mattingly
The Arkin Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250