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Dominican Republic

At crisis point

The average hourly rate charged by Latin American law firms is falling. Data suggests this was the case even before the onset of the economic crisis induced by covid-19, particularly for associate rates. As firms consider creative means to serve challenged clients, prices are likely to reduce even further.

Familiar firms return for Dominican sovereign debt tap
Pellerano & Herrera promotion tips gender balance in favour of women

Firms snub recruitment as lateral partner hires fall by a third

Partner hires at law firms operating in Latin America fell by almost a third in the second quarter of 2020 compared to the same period in the previous year, as firms rein in expansion amid the covid-19 pandemic.

M&A deals in Central America, Panama and the Dominican Republic: March-December 2019
Pellerano Nadal and Headrick Rizik advise on DR cigar factory deal

At crisis point

The average hourly rate charged by Latin American law firms is falling. Data suggests this was the case even before the onset of the economic crisis induced by covid-19, particularly for associate rates. As firms consider creative means to serve challenged clients, prices are likely to reduce even further.

Grounded

Aviation restructuring has become more common and Latin America is no exception. Lawyers from Brazil and the Dominican Republic share their experiences from recent cases and identify room for improvement in a sector hit by several recent collapses in the region.

Surveys

At crisis point

The average hourly rate charged by Latin American law firms is falling. Data suggests this was the case even before the onset of the economic crisis induced by covid-19, particularly for associate rates. As firms consider creative means to serve challenged clients, prices are likely to reduce even further.

Leading Lights
Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center’s Pro Bono Survey

At crisis point

The average hourly rate charged by Latin American law firms is falling. Data suggests this was the case even before the onset of the economic crisis induced by covid-19, particularly for associate rates. As firms consider creative means to serve challenged clients, prices are likely to reduce even further.

Money matters
WOMEN IN LAW: The highs and the lows

Grounded

Aviation restructuring has become more common and Latin America is no exception. Lawyers from Brazil and the Dominican Republic share their experiences from recent cases and identify room for improvement in a sector hit by several recent collapses in the region.

Partners from minority groups still lack ‘critical mass’ to boost diversity
NYSBA’s LatAm arm calls for regionwide ethics guidance

Professional notices

These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250

Events

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Mar 24

POSTPONED - Latin Lawyer Live 11th Annual Oil & Gas

Tue, 24th Mar 2020

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Oct 07

Latin Lawyer - GIR Interactive Anti-Corruption & Investigations

Wed, 7th Oct 2020