As one of the most dynamic regions in the world, Latin America presents a wealth of new business prospects and markets for growth. The growing middle class and innovative infrastructure and urban development mean opportunities for international and domestic companies to enter, expand, and invest in the region. To navigate these opportunities, and the challenges that come along with them, you need legal counsel that understands Latin America and its nuances, and we’re here to help.
We have strong links with Latin America. We speak its languages, we are trained in its legal systems, and we know local counsel in every country. Combining this with our experience, we can help you understand the different environments in each country – both political and business – and will guide you through complex and varying regulatory regimes. Your success is our focus.
An established and growing presence in Latin America
An integral part of our global Latin America practice is our presence on the ground. Our in-country teams are fully integrated into our global practices to deliver knowledgeable and experienced advice to our clients operating in Latin America.
Brazil. From our offices in both Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, our Brazil-based team represents clients across a wide range of industries and jurisdictions. With us, you can count on the experience of both our US-trained lawyers who are licensed as foreign legal consultants and our business consultancy, HL Consultoria em Negócios Ltda. We have long-standing working relationships with Brazil's leading law firms, which allows us to coordinate all Brazilian law matters with highly qualified local counsel. By teaming with colleagues around the globe, we offer you expanded knowledge and a global context for your business in Brazil. You also get significant experience in your industry sector that, when combined with the above, allows us to understand your needs as we partner with you to bring your most complex matters to successful completion.
Mexico. To best serve our clients in Mexico and abroad, Hogan Lovells combines the international reach of our global platform and the local strength of our two firmly established and well-regarded offices in Mexico City and Monterrey. With top-tier knowledge of local law and Mexican business culture, Hogan Lovells is uniquely suited to advise Mexican and international clients on all their legal and business needs. As the Mexican market expands and reforms continue to alter the business landscape, we help our clients make sure they’re poised to take advantage of the country’s unprecedented growth opportunities.
Venezuela. With a distinctive presence in Venezuela, we have feet on the ground in one of the most complex markets in Latin America. From our Caracas office, we can work alongside you to do business domestically or if you’re looking to enter Latin America more broadly. We know the local market and regularly advise on some of the largest cross-border matters involving Venezuela. From major financings with China to high-stakes antitrust proceedings before Procompetencia, our lawyers have the experience to handle your most challenging work as well as your day-to-day operations.www.hoganlovells.com