As we round up our tour of the region’s legal markets following the publication of the 18th edition of Latin Lawyer 250, today we look at Venezuela.
Latin Lawyer’s 10th annual charity awards ceremony is being held in aid of three of the region’s pro bono clearinghouses, including Fundación Pro Bono Venezuela (Provene).
Mergers can often be the most efficient way for a law firm to gain a foothold in a new jurisdiction, establish a new practice area or simply better serve existing clients. But laying the foundations for a successful marriage often requires partners to accommodate vastly different management styles and strategies. Vincent Manancourt asks partners across the region for their top tips on ensuring a lasting union
Two Californian offices of Squire Patton Boggs and Delaware law firm Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP are helping Venezuela’s Central Bank sue a US website that tracks the black market value of the country’s currency, alleging the website is exacerbating inflation, destabilising Venezuela’s economy and harming the Venezuelan people.
In our continuing tour of the region’s legal markets following the publication of the 17th edition of Latin Lawyer 250, today we look at Venezuela.
With political and economic change on the horizon for many Latin American countries, 2014 was marked by a slew of strategic hires in the region’s legal markets. Whether it be Mexico’s energy reforms, Argentina’s upcoming presidential elections or Brazil’s newly elected parliament, law firms spent 2014 gearing up for what is expected to be a busy year ahead. Vincent Manancourt takes a look at some of the most memorable developments in Latin America’s legal markets over the last 12 months
Araque Reyna Sosa Viso & Asociados has hired a new litigation and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) partner from Lloan & Asociados.
The New York and São Paulo offices of Clifford Chance LLP and Chile’s Barros & Errázuriz Abogados have advised Chicago health-care company Abbott in its US$2.9 billion acquisition of Chilean CFR Pharmaceuticals.
Firms across 15 jurisdictions have helped New York publisher Penguin Random House buy the trade book business of Spanish and Portuguese language publisher Santillana.
In our continuing tour of the region’s legal markets following the publication of the 16th edition of Latin Lawyer 250, today we look at Venezuela.