Work Area: Environment

Schmidt Valois hires environmental lawyer from Ulhôa Canto

Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has hired a senior associate as partner to lead its environmental practice.

20 July 2018

FerradaNehme promotes five to partner

FerradaNehme wants a more balanced associate-partner ratio and has made Chile’s biggest round of promotions so far this year to achieve it.

19 July 2018

News in Brief – 13 July

This month’s news in brief takes a look at how Brazil is edging closer to implementing a comprehensive data protection regulation; Peru’s plans for a corruption overhaul, as well as proposals to create stronger links between the UK and Latin American trade and investment.

13 July 2018

Corporate promotions on the rise across LatAm

Just under half of the Latin American promotions reported to Latin Lawyer last month involved corporate lawyers as regional GDP growth recovers.

14 June 2018

Mijares hires environmental and white-collar head

Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has hired the former general counsel of Mexico’s Federal Environmental Protection Agency (PROFEPA) to head both its environmental practice and a new branch of its global investigations group.

05 June 2018

Lobo & Ibeas lawyers go their separate ways

Lobo & Ibeas, a prominent Brazilian full-service player with a 43-year history, has dissolved, splitting into at least five different firms.

30 April 2018

Alessandri hires four of counsel

Alessandri has hired four of counsel for its environment, energy, competition and projects groups, as the firm continues an ambitious expansion plan targeting work in the infrastructure sector.

13 April 2018

Payet Rey boosts mining practice with public sector hire

Peruvian firm Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados has hired the former director of the mining environmental affairs division of the ministry of energy and mines, in the firm’s latest public sector hire.

09 April 2018

Latin Lawyer 250: available now!

LACCA’s sister publication Latin Lawyer has published the latest edition of its definitive guide to the leading law firms across Latin America.

02 March 2018

Eight partners leave Pérez Alati, launch new firm

Eight partners – including name partner José Martínez de Hoz (h) -and at least 16 associates have left Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites, Arntsen & Martínez de Hoz (h) to form a new firm, Martínez de Hoz & Rueda.

15 February 2018

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