Topic: Strategy and management

Botelho Advogados hires Demarest lawyer as partner

A former Demarest Advogados lawyer has joined Brazilian law firm Botelho Advogados as partner, strengthening its disputes, data protection and IP practice areas.

23 July 2021

PPU promotes two lawyers to director in Peru

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) has strengthened its tax and competition practices by promoting two of its lawyers to director.

22 July 2021

Pillsbury nabs LatAm-focused partner from Baker McKenzie

US law firm Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP has strengthened its disputes offering in Latin America by hiring an arbitration partner from Baker McKenzie LLP.

21 July 2021

Ecuador’s Spingarn & Marks adds partners with Robalino Law hires

Ecuadorean outfit Spingarn & Marks has strengthened its public law, natural resources and aviation offerings by hiring a group of lawyers from local firm Robalino Law, with two joining as partners.

21 July 2021

Consortium Legal adds three partners in Guatemala

Consortium Legal (Guatemala) has expanded its partnership by close to a third, hiring two partners and promoting one across its tax, energy and litigation practices.

20 July 2021

Herbert Smith Freehills appoints new LatAm co-head

UK-Australian law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed New York-based partner Edward Dougherty as new Latin America co-head.

20 July 2021

Dentons enters Ecuador as Paz Horowitz tie-up becomes official

Global law firm Dentons has completed its combination with Ecuadorean Latin Lawyer 250 firm Paz Horowitz Abogados, opening the doors to Dentons Paz Horowitz today.

19 July 2021

Brazil’s MAMG and Mattos Filho to offer extended parental leave

MAMG Advogados has launched a parental leave scheme that entitles all its lawyers to six months of leave when they become parents, while Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has extended an existing parental leave scheme for secondary caregivers from 20 to 60 days.

19 July 2021

Baker McKenzie adds partner in Argentina

Baker McKenzie (Argentina) has added firepower to its dispute resolution practice by promoting one lawyer to partner.

19 July 2021

How technology elevates in-house counsel

Featured in Technology 2021

LACCA's technology survey shows Latin American corporate counsel are becoming more reliant on data analytics, AI and machine learning. What could advanced technological innovation mean for the space these lawyers occupy within their companies?

15 July 2021

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