Argentina’s Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal has promoted two associates to partner in its corporate and labour departments as former president Cristina Kirchner returns to centre stage.
The disputes head of Aninat Schwencke & Cia has joined projects disputes boutique Fleischmann & León Abogados, becoming the fourth partner to leave the Latin Lawyer 250 firm in the space of a month.
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s David Williams built his legal career in Latin America off the back of early exposure to the region, managing to successfully navigate his firm’s Latin American practice through a constantly changing political and economic environment. He is 2018’s recipient of Latin Lawyer’s International Lawyer of the Year Award.
Against the backdrop of Venezuela's escalating economic and political crisis, Emilio Demetriou-Jones spoke with partners from two of the country's law firms to find out how they are coping.
Sergio J Galvis, Robert J Giuffra Jr and Werner F Ahlers
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Jack Devine and Amanda Mattingly
The Arkin Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250