Work Area: Compliance & Investigations

What are Latin America’s GCs prioritising in 2022?

As we begin 2022, GCs expect to see a continuation of many pandemic-era trends, including managing uncertainty, the accelerated use of technology to innovate, the importance of managing hybrid teams and an increasing focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters.

11 January 2022

Regulatory compliance ranked highest risk for legal teams

LACCA’s Legal Department Priorities Survey 2022 reveals that regulatory compliance presents the biggest risk area for Latin America’s legal teams, but technology and innovation and political instability are also a top concern.

11 January 2022

Veirano starts 2022 with eight new partners

Brazilian Elite firm Veirano Advogados has promoted eight associates to partner, boosting several practice areas in preparation for the new year.

17 December 2021

Schmidt Valois hires partner for new Brasília office

Brazilian firm Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has launched a criminal law practice, adding a partner to lead the group in the firm’s new office in the capital.

17 December 2021

Stocche Forbes promotes four lawyers to partner

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Stocche Forbes is set to start 2022 with four new partners, bolstering its compliance, tax, litigation and M&A practices.

15 December 2021

Von Wobeser appoints three partners and five counsel

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has announced the promotion of three partners and five counsel, boosting several departments.

14 December 2021

Revisit Latin Lawyer and GIR's Anti-Corruption & Investigations conference

Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review’s Anti-Corruption & Investigations 2021 conference is now available to watch in full online. Andrew Levine of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP co-chaired the event alongside TozziniFreire Advogados partners Shin Jae Kim and Renata Muzzi Gomes de Almeida.

14 December 2021

Pinheiro Neto appoints nine partners and two counsel

Brazilian Elite firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has promoted nine associates to partner and two to counsel, bolstering several practice groups.

08 December 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love consolidates in Panama with of counsel hire

Aguilar Castillo Love has incorporated an independent practitioner as of counsel in Panama, bringing capabilities in public, administrative and compliance law.

01 December 2021

Federal prosecutor strengthens Reed Smith's LatAm offering

Reed Smith LLP has boosted its white-collar crime investigations group by hiring a New York-based assistant attorney as partner, adding Latin American experience to the team.

23 November 2021

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