Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.
Mexico’s Sánchez Devanny has elected a new managing partner and leaders for two of its offices, as it continues to work on its One Firm initiative.
Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has hired Sánchez Devanny to incorporate a company in Mexico and open its first mainland Latin American retail store in 2020.
Peru was the busiest country for M&A transactions in Spanish-speaking Latin America during January and February, with more deals taking place there than in Mexico and Argentina combined, according to Latin Lawyer’s research.
The results from LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2019 reveal some of Latin America’s leading private practice lawyers as voted for by in-house counsel.
Sánchez Devanny has hired a former audit administrator from Mexico’s tax administration service (SAT) as its new tax partner.
Law firms that stand out for the pro bono work done by their lawyers and for their efforts to build a lasting pro bono infrastructure, both internally and in their legal market.
Sánchez Devanny has appointed corporate partner José Antonio Postigo as new managing partner of its Mexico City office.
Mexican firm Sánchez Devanny has hired Blackstone's Mexico City general counsel as its new real estate co-head.
Colombian firm Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas has recruited a partner from Mexican firm Sánchez Devanny to lead its business development efforts and support multijurisdictional deals in a rare cross-border hire.