Work Area: Environment

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

All change in Peru’s legal community

Four firms have made lateral hires and three others have made promotions in a lively start to the year for Peru’s legal market.

22 January 2018

Siqueira Castro promotes 12 lawyers

Siqueira Castro Advogados has promoted 12 lawyers to the partnership across eight different practice areas, ahead of Brazil’s expected economic growth in 2018.

19 January 2018

Uruguay’s Hughes & Hughes promotes corporate lawyer

Uruguay’s Hughes & Hughes has promoted a corporate and project finance senior associate to the partnership.

09 January 2018

White & Case promotes in Mexico

White & Case SC has reinforced its litigation and M&A practices in Mexico City by promoting two associates; one to local partner and another to counsel.

29 November 2017

Hogan Lovells gets motors racing with Jaguar Mexico launch

Hogan Lovells in Mexico City and Washington, DC has helped British automotive company Jaguar Land Rover launch its first Mexican distribution subsidiary.

07 November 2017

Decree to cut environmental penalties sparks debate in Brazil

Brazil’s lawyers fear a decree that allows companies to face reduced fines for environmental offences if they invest in remediation projects will have a negative impact on compliance, but others argue it could present a pragmatic approach to raise funding for ecological protection efforts.

25 August 2017

BMA hires environmental boss ahead of important decree

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has hired a partner to lead its environmental practice in Rio de Janeiro after landing a role in two high-profile cases.

21 August 2017

Mattos Engelberg adds partners ahead of global expansion

Brazilian firm Mattos Engelberg Advogados has hired two partners to fortify its IT and environment practices, ahead of announcing a strategic alliance with a major international law firm.

11 July 2017

Chilean firms look in-house for lateral hires

Multiple Chilean law firms have skipped over their direct competitors in the legal market and recruited lawyers from in-house positions over the past few months, bolstering a range of practice areas.

29 June 2017

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