Work Area: Litigation

New LatAm boutique launches in three countries

Stephan Adell has left the partnership at Squire Patton Boggs Peña Prieto Gamundi in Santo Domingo to team up with former Dechert special legal consultant Juan Felipe Merizalde and launch a Latin American disputes boutique with offices in Colombia, the Dominican Republic and Panama.

12 May 2022

Reed Smith nabs LatAm arbitration team from Akerman

Reed Smith LLP has added expertise to its Latin American disputes offering by hiring two partners and a consultant from Akerman LLP in Miami.

11 May 2022

Lobo de Rizzo appoints four partners

Highly Recommended Brazilian firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has promoted four lawyers to partner, strengthening its banking, equity capital markets, disputes and M&A practices.

10 May 2022

Lefosse promotes six to partner

Brazilian Elite firm Lefosse has elevated six lawyers to its senior rank, bolstering its M&A, disputes, tax and investment fund offerings.

05 May 2022

Brazil’s Nasser makes three new partners and one counsel

Brazilian firm Nasser Sociedade de Advogados has promoted three lawyers to partner and one to counsel, strengthening its environmental, infrastructure and corporate law practices.

29 April 2022

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

As companies weathered the ongoing economic and social aftershocks offset by the covid-19 pandemic, they relied on external counsel to guide them through the uncertainties of 2021. The latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, a study published by Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication LACCA, reveals the most popular law firms among the region’s largest corporations.

21 April 2022

Cuatrecasas appoints three partners across LatAm offices

Cuatrecasas has promoted three senior associates in Chile, Colombia and Peru to partner, adding firepower to its disputes, finance and M&A practices in the region.

19 April 2022

Mattos Filho makes largest-ever promotion

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has made its largest-ever partner promotion, appointing 13 lawyers to its senior rank across several practice areas.

13 April 2022

Veirano hires BMA lawyer as disputes partner

Brazil’s Veirano Advogados has bolstered its dispute resolution practice by hiring a senior associate from fellow Elite firm BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão as partner.

12 April 2022

Omega wind power purchase calls on several Brazilian firms

Stocche Forbes, BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich Aragão and Sergio Bermudes Advogados have helped Brazil's Omega Energia acquire a wind power project in the northeastern state of Bahia for 412 million reais (US$81 million).

29 March 2022

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