The Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) has passed down a landmark advisory opinion to member states of the Organisation of American States (OAS), obliging them to formally recognise same-sex marriages and allow transgender people to officially change their name and sex.
Colombian firm Gómez-Pinzón Abogados has helped real estate fund Inmoval in a US$32 million sale and leaseback deal with bank Davivienda.
Global law firm networks still have an image problem with some clients in Latin America, who struggle to see how they serve their needs. Lulu Rumsey reports on how networks are changing to counter this perception issue and align themselves with what clients want
It has become a must for major Spanish firms to make a play for Latin America, yet not all agree on the best approach. Vincent Manancourt profiles the strategies of the country's main players
Government officials moving to the private sector face public criticism and suspicion from clients, but two former top Foreign Corruption Practices Act (FCPA) officials say having experience on both sides of the table is worth it.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Hogan Lovells (Washington)
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250