Work Area: Litigation

Marval promotes four to partnership

Argentine Elite firm Marval O'Farrell Mairal has elevated four lawyers to its senior rank, strengthening its energy, banking, litigation and industrial property departments.

15 August 2022

Mattos Filho hires disputes partner in Brasília

Mattos Filho has added strength to its litigation and arbitration offering by hiring a former Mundie e Advogados partner.

27 July 2022

Chile's Jara del Favero appoints two partners

Chilean firm Jara del Favero Abogados has strengthened its disputes and capital markets groups by promoting two directors to partner, increasing its partnership by more than a third.

27 July 2022

Samarco dam victims to have their day in English court

The English Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of the victims of the Samarco Mineração dam collapse, which killed 19 people and resulted in Brazil’s worst environmental disaster, meaning the previously launched US$6.6 billion lawsuit against multinational BHP can be heard in English courts.

18 July 2022

Winston & Strawn adds more LatAm experience in Miami

Winston & Strawn LLP has nabbed a Greenberg Traurig LLP partner with Latin American experience, boosting its transactional capabilities in its newly-opened Miami office.

15 July 2022

Tauil & Chequer continues hiring spree

Brazil’s Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has strengthened its restructuring and disputes teams by appointing one partner and a counsel with hires from local Elite firm TozziniFreire Advogados and US outfit Baker Botts LLP.

12 July 2022

Lobo de Rizzo adds two disputes partners

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has appointed two dispute resolution partners by hiring from CMT – Carvalho, Machado e Timm Advogados and ASBZ Advogados.

11 July 2022

Flor Bustamante hires antitrust partners in Ecuador

Ecuadorean firm Flor Bustamante Pizarro & Hurtado has established an antitrust department by incorporating a local firm, appointing two new partners with the move.

05 July 2022

Rio de Janeiro court rules against Netflix in IP case

Brazilian firm Licks Attorneys has helped American software developer DivX in a case before the Rio de Janeiro State Court, which has reinstated an injunction that precludes Netflix from using video compression technology patented by DivX.

01 July 2022

SiqueiraCastro hires environmental partner

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm SiqueiraCastro has strengthened its environmental and sustainability practice by hiring a legal manager from BRK Ambiental as partner.

30 June 2022

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