Linklaters - Surveys

Exposing the gap

Exposing the gap

23 May 2019

For the past two years, many UK law firms have been compelled to publicly disclose the difference between what they pay male and female lawyers. Gender pay gap reporting can be a blunt instrument, but acknowledging a problem is the first step to solving it. We consider the implications for Latin America’s legal market.

Mergers & Acquisitions: International

04 September 2018

Foreign investment fuels a huge amount of deal activity in Latin America, giving international firms, particularly those from the US and UK, a major role in transactions.

Making an impact

Making an impact

15 December 2016

Clearing houses across the region are putting high-impact projects at the top of their agenda because they can bring about systemic change. Rosie Cresswell asks how law firms can maximise the results of their pro bono projects

Absent partners?

Absent partners?

14 December 2016

The results of Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center’s annual pro bono survey suggest a reduction in partner participation in pro bono work, but is there a bigger story behind the numbers? 

A marathon not a sprint

A marathon not a sprint

13 December 2016

Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center have been producing a survey on pro bono work in Latin America since 2011, through which we endeavour to track law firms’ implementation of institutional policies that will create an environment where all lawyers do pro bono work.

DOTY final shortlist published

DOTY final shortlist published

17 February 2016

The complete shortlist for Latin Lawyer's 10th annual Deal of the Year Awards is now available here.

Project finance survey

Project finance survey

09 January 2014

The group of lenders and sponsors operating in Latin America’s project finance sphere today is a varied mix in terms of their origins and sophistication levels. Rachel Hall profiles the leading international firms with the necessary experience and knowledge to steer them through increasingly complex transactions

Project finance survey: Respected names

09 January 2014

Below we list the respected names in the project finance market.

Inspiring women in law

20 November 2013

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.

International

20 November 2013

Inspiring women in law