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Partner promotions on the up again after previous year’s dip

Latin Lawyer has recorded a slight increase in end-of-year partner promotions across Latin American law firms, while the number of female practitioners that have risen to the firms’ senior ranks is down compared to last year’s figures.

01 February 2024

Sánchez Devanny promotes four to partner

Mexico’s Sánchez Devanny has strengthened its tax and M&A offerings by promoting four of its associates to partner.

15 December 2023

Who are LACCA’s Thought Leaders 2024?

The results for this year’s LACCA Thought Leaders are in. We take a look at which private practice lawyers have been voted as the very best in their field by Latin America’s in-house community.

01 November 2023

Sánchez Devanny appoints partner from Basham as trade co-head

Sánchez Devanny has hired a partner from fellow Highly Recommended firm Basham, Ringe y Correa to co-head its international trade and customs offering.

06 October 2023

Sánchez Devanny adds environmental head

Mexican firm Sánchez Devanny has recruited a senior associate from Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton as partner and head of its environmental practice, who will also lead the firm's ESG work.

25 August 2023

Sánchez Devanny refreshes management, adds new office heads

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Sánchez Devanny has refreshed its leadership, electing partner and real estate head Rafael Villamar-Ramos as its new overseeing managing partner and appointing a fresh set of local office heads to lead its Mexico City, Monterrey and Querétaro outposts.

25 July 2023

Holland & Knight takes 17 lawyers from Sánchez Devanny

Holland & Knight (Mexico) has added seven partners and two senior counsel by nabbing a large group of lawyers from local firm Sánchez Devanny, strengthening its corporate, trade, compliance, environmental and tax offerings.

02 May 2023

Sánchez Devanny adds IP of counsel

Mexican firm Sánchez Devanny has bolstered its intellectual property offering by hiring a patent engineer from Arochi & Linder as of counsel.

04 April 2023

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