Published March 2014
As Latin American legal work expands and matures throughout the region, more complex and more challenging work is being undertaken in every practice area all the time. Each year, Latin Lawyer identifies landmark Latin American deals and cases across seven categories, and recognises the achievements of practitioners in areas such as law firm leadership, diversity and pro bono – as well as those who have dedicated their careers to the advancement of the profession.
A special supplement depicting Latin Lawyer’s eighth annual charity awards ceremony is now available to subscribers in a pdf online.
Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its Deal of the Year Awards at its charity dinner, held at the Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday and attended by more than 260 leading names of the Latin American legal community.
The complete shortlist for Latin Lawyer's eighth annual Deal of the Year Awards is now available here.
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce this year’s winner of its Law Firm Leader of the Year Award: Gustavo Haddad of Lefosse Advogados.
Gustavo Haddad’s ability to mould a tough, agile and excellent transactional firm from some difficult circumstances gained him this year’s Law Firm Leader of the Year Award. Clare Bolton explains more
Latin Lawyer is delighted to present its two Lifetime Achievement Awards to Syllas Tozzini, founder of Brazilian firm TozziniFreire Advogados, and Thomas Mueller-Gastell, name partner of Mexican firm Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC.
Syllas Tozzini, a recipient of one of Latin Lawyer’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Awards, talks to Clare Bolton about a career of working hard and leading by example
Thomas Mueller-Gastell, a recipient of one of Latin Lawyer’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Awards, talks to Joe Rowley about moving from Germany to rise to the top of Mexico’s legal market and his baptism of fire during some of the worst economic crises in the country’s history
Latin Lawyer is delighted to present Enrique Felices of Peruvian firm Miranda & Amado Abogados with its Pro Bono Leader of the Year Award in recognition of his efforts to foster a pro bono culture in Peru, including his recent role in setting up the country’s pro bono clearinghouse – of which he is now president.
Latin Lawyer is delighted to present Patricia López Aufranc of Argentine firm Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal with its inaugural award for diversity initiative of the year, in recognition of her outstanding commitment to furthering the advancement of women in the Latin American legal profession.
Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce this year’s winner of its International Lawyer of the Year Award: Claudette Christian of Hogan Lovells LLP.
Latin Lawyer’s eighth annual charity awards ceremony is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearing houses, including Brazil’s Instituto Pro Bono (IPB).
Latin Lawyer’s eighth annual Deal of the Year Awards is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearinghouses. In the second of three profiles, we look at the Fundación Pro Bono República Dominicana.
Latin Lawyer’s eighth annual charity awards ceremony is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearinghouses, including Peru’s Alianza Pro Bono. The platform was launched in April 2013, since when its member law firms have been working hard to raise awareness and establish it as a working institution.