Topic: Strategy and management

Souto Correa appoints partner to new life sciences group

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Souto Correa Advogados has hired a partner from local intellectual property boutique Kasznar Leonardos to lead its new life sciences and healthcare department.

04 February 2022

Pro bono: The good fight bearing fruit

Featured in Pro bono 2021

The responsibility of making justice more accessible in Latin America weighs heavier than ever on the shoulders of lawyers in the region, and law firms have risen to that challenge. Practitioners are now engaging with pro bono matters more than ever and firms’ efforts to institutionalise pro bono services are delivering results beyond expectations. We present key trends from this year’s Latin Lawyer-Vance Center Pro Bono Survey.

04 February 2022

Mexico's Chevez Ruiz adds Madrid partner with Uría Menéndez hire

Highly Recommended Mexican firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has strengthened its presence in Madrid by hiring a tax lawyer from Spanish outfit Uría Menéndez as partner.

04 February 2022

Arias in Costa Rica hires EY partner as head of environmental group

Elite firm Arias (Costa Rica) has hired a partner from Highly Recommended EY Law, making the recent addition head of its environmental and ESG group.

03 February 2022

Demarest nabs telecoms and media partner from Mundie

Brazilian Elite firm Demarest Advogados has snapped up a telecoms, media and technology partner from Highly Recommended outfit Mundie e Advogados.

02 February 2022

Bomchil incorporates tax boutique in Argentina

Bomchil has strengthened its tax offering in Argentina by merging with local boutique Teijeiro & Ballone.

01 February 2022

Machado Meyer adds firepower to infrastructure practice for 2022

Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has hired the former GC of Italian construction company Grupo ASTM as partner, bolstering its existing infrastructure practice.

01 February 2022

Brigard Urrutia swoops for Lewin & Wills tax partner

Colombian Elite firm Brigard Urrutia has strengthened its tax offering by hiring experienced partner Adrián Rodríguez from prominent boutique Lewin & Wills Abogados.

26 January 2022

Arnold & Porter boosts LatAm arbitration offering

Mélida Hodgson has left the partnership at Jenner & Block to join Arnold & Porter in New York, adding to its expertise in Latin American work.

26 January 2022

Mexico’s Ferran Martínez appoints first partner

Labour and employment boutique Ferran Martínez Abogados has hired an associate from Highly Recommended Von Wobeser y Sierra SC as partner, increasing its partnership to two.

25 January 2022

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