Latin Lawyer is delighted to present its Lifetime Achievement Awards to José Luis de Salles Freire, a founding partner of Brazil’s TozziniFreire Advogados, and Marcela Hughes, former managing partner of Hughes & Hughes in Uruguay.
White & Case LLP in New York and Madrid and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped power operator Invenergy’s solar project issue US$65 million worth of bonds.
Latin Lawyer profiles the 40 Latin American law firms with an eye firmly on the future.
Leading law firms in Latin America and the US have had some success in increasing diversity among their rank and file, but a lack of leadership from an overwhelmingly white, male partnership in most firms is still preventing many women and lawyers from different ethic and socio-economic backgrounds from reaching the top positions, according to delegates at a diversity and inclusion conference at the New York City Bar Association earlier this week.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250