Topic: Strategy and management

Ex-White & Case lawyer joins Hernández & Cía as arbitration partner

Peruvian firm Hernández & Cía Abogados has strengthened its arbitration practice by hiring a former international associate of White & Case LLP as partner and co-head of the department.

12 April 2021

Morgan Lewis hires LatAm partner from Hunton Andrews Kurth

US law firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP has added a Latin America-focused insurance partner in Washington, DC by hiring from Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP.

08 April 2021

Bruchou promotes two to partner

Argentine Latin Lawyer Elite firm Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi has promoted two associates to partner, boosting its labour and corporate and M&A groups.

08 April 2021

Carey lawyer re-joins former colleagues at CEP&D

Chile’s Coeymans, Edwards, Poblete & Dittborn (CEP&D) has added to its senior rank by hiring a corporate lawyer from Carey, the former firm of CEP&D’s founding partners.

08 April 2021

Tauil & Chequer adds disputes partner

Brazil’s Tauil & Chequer in association with Mayer Brown has strengthened its disputes practice by hiring a partner from Huck Otranto Camargo.

06 April 2021

Bolivia’s PPO absorbs IP boutique

PPO Abogados has absorbed intellectual property boutique ORPAN, adding that firm’s managing partner – Pilar Soruco – to its partnership, in the firm’s first lateral hire at partner level since it launched last July.

06 April 2021

Lazo & De Romaña promotes M&A lawyer in Peru

Lazo & De Romaña Abogados has strengthened its corporate and M&A practice by promoting a female associate to the partnership.

01 April 2021

Former Carey lawyers launch privacy and tech boutique

Two lawyers from Chilean Latin Lawyer Elite firm Carey have left to launch privacy and technology boutique BitLaw.

31 March 2021

“Adapt or die”: what companies want from their external counsel

Featured in Who represents Latin America's biggest companies 2020?

The covid-19 pandemic has accelerated certain pre-existing trends around client-law firm relationships, but it has also brought to light the ways that legal teams expect their external counsel to change going forward.

30 March 2021

Mattos Filho re-elects Quiroga as managing partner

Brazilian law firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has re-elected sitting managing partner Roberto Quiroga to another, three-year, term and voted in a new management committee.

30 March 2021

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