21 February 2018
Dentons has opened an office in San Salvador and hired a new litigation partner in Panama City as it continues its Latin America expansion.
20 February 2018
Central American firm Central Law has joined international legal network Interact Law to connect with more international firms and clients.
23 January 2018
Batalla Abogados in San José has hired two former Pacheco Coto (Costa Rica) corporate lawyers just two weeks after the latter formally integrated into EY Central America.
18 October 2017
EY Law will integrate prominent regional firm Pacheco Coto on 1 January, adding more than 50 attorneys and senior partners to its 100 lawyer-plus Central American branch.
20 September 2017
Costa Rican-based regional firm BLP has opened a representative office in Madrid; its first outside of Central America.
06 September 2017
BLP (Nicaragua) has hired the legal director of local construction company Grupo Calsa as counsel for its energy and infrastructure practice.
06 September 2017
The complete programme for Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit has been announced.
21 July 2017
Consortium Legal has hired a 32 year-old in-house lawyer from Hewlett-Packard's Central America and Caribbean division to improve regional coordination, settling on one of the youngest candidates to apply for the senior position.
17 July 2017
Consortium Legal (Costa Rica) has recruited multiple lawyers from prominent local firm Batalla Salto Luna, adding substantially to its headcount and establishing a large in-house tax team to directly challenge the Big Four accounting firms.
13 July 2017
Estuardo Mata Palmieri, a founding partner at Guatemala’s QIL+4 Abogados and the head of its disputes team, has died at the age of 42.