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Vance Center and Fundación Barra Mexicana launch rule of law initiative

The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice in New York and Mexican pro bono clearinghouse Fundación Barra Mexicana (FBM) have created a joint committee to examine challenges to democratic institutions and the rule of law in Mexico and the US.

22 June 2022

Advent sells Mexican pharma group to Colombia’s Procaps

Five offices of Greenberg Traurig LLP have helped Colombian pharmaceutical group Procaps acquire Mexican counterpart Grupo Somar from private equity fund Advent International.

07 June 2022

Talent under siege: retaining a generation

Lawyers today aren’t prepared to wait around decades for promotions or tolerate unstimulating working conditions. These were some of the quickly-evolving ‘generational concerns’ of young talent highlighted by managing partners at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Meeting earlier this month. Partners agreed that firms need to take the priorities of this generation seriously, or risk losing talent for good.

30 May 2022

Nader Hayaux appoints three of counsel

Nader, Hayaux & Goebel has hired a lawyer from fellow Mexican Elite firm González Calvillo, SC as of counsel and promoted two practitioners to the same position, bolstering its antitrust, banking and M&A practices.

18 May 2022

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 5 May, which was attended by over 250 guests.

06 May 2022

Former González Calvillo partner joins BGBG

Mexican firm BGBG - Bello, Gallardo, Bonequi y García, SC has boosted its transactional and projects department by hiring a former partner of Elite outfit González Calvillo, SC, which recently elected a new executive committee.

24 March 2022

Mexican PE snaps up land from US counterpart

US private investment group MSD Capital has hired González Calvillo, SC to sell several land lots to Mexican counterpart Fortem Capital for US$30 million.

24 March 2022

Leopoldo Burguete Stanek: 1 October 1957 – 9 March 2022

Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC reported last week that the head of its environmental law and ESG practice, Leopoldo Burguete Stanek had died.

15 March 2022

Latin Lawyer announces Diversity Initiative of the Year Award

Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the winner of this year’s Latin Lawyer Diversity Initiative of the Year Award: Mexico’s González Calvillo, SC for several impactful initiatives implemented under the firm’s newly-launched Diversity and Inclusion Forum in 2021.

17 February 2022

LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end

Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.

16 February 2022

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