Any aspiring female lawyer looking for role models need look no further than here, where we profile some of the most inspirational women in the Latin American legal profession today. We encourage readers to consult the methodology used to compile these lists below.
Inspiring women in law
Latin American firms leading the way in the world of pro bono By completing this survey, all of the participating firms have demonstrated an awareness of the importance of the practice of pro bono. Indeed, the results suggest that they are all making headway in instilling a pro bono culture in their institutions, albeit in different ways and at varying speeds.
The male domination of the legal profession in Latin America is certainly fading - but how fast? Clare Bolton spoke to leading women lawyers in the region to guage how much progress has been made.
Tempestuous as its modern history may have been, Colombia has still produced top legal talent in every generation, many of whom have had success on the world legal stage as well as on their home turf. The new generation is no different, as Latin Lawyer’s Under 40 survey shows. Practitioners and clients worldwide chose the best and brightest of the next generation, and here they are profiled in their own words, and those of peers and clients.