Topic: Strategy and management

Campos Mello hires five from Tauil & Chequer as partner

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has added to its senior rank by hiring four partners and a senior associate from Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown, bolstering its energy and environmental law groups.

20 October 2021

Increase flexibility or risk losing female partners, warn panellists

The latest generation of female lawyers are less willing to sacrifice significant portions of their personal lives to climb the ranks, indicating that firms should normalise flexibility and promote a healthier work-life balance if they want to keep women on track for partnership.

19 October 2021

Demarest hires from Campos Mello

Brazilian Elite firm Demarest Advogados has appointed two lawyers to its partnership by hiring a partner and senior associate from Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, bolstering its energy and natural resources group.

18 October 2021

Latin Lawyer Elite survey: most firms show headcount growth

Featured in Latin Lawyer Elite 2021

Latin Lawyer’s latest research into the practices of the region’s leading firms indicates that as business activity continues to rise, many have been hiring to meet client demands.

18 October 2021

SMPS Legal hires tax partner from Cuatrecasas

SMPS Legal has recruited a partner from Highly Recommended firm Cuatrecasas (Mexico), boosting its tax department.

15 October 2021

Ex-Veirano lawyer joins Schmidt Valois’ tax partnership

Brazilian law firm Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has bolstered its tax offering by hiring a former Veirano Advogados associate as partner.

14 October 2021

KLA promotes eight to partner

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm KLA Advogados has bolstered its tax, corporate and M&A, dispute resolution and wealth management groups by promoting eight senior associates to partner.

13 October 2021

Barros & Errázuriz appoints mining head with BMAJ hire

Chile’s Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has hired a lawyer from Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados as partner and to lead its mining practice.

12 October 2021

Stocche Forbes boosts infrastructure group

Highly Recommended firm Stocche Forbes has strengthened its infrastructure practice by appointing an in-house lawyer from Brazil’s Proton Energy as partner.

12 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu hires partner from KLA

Brazilian law firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has appointed its second partner in less than three months by adding a lawyer from KLA Advogados to its senior rank.

11 October 2021

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