Topic: Strategy and management

Simpson Thacher appoints partner in Brazil

US firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP has added firepower to its Latin American capital markets offering by promoting a counsel to partner in São Paulo.

01 December 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love consolidates in Panama with of counsel hire

Aguilar Castillo Love has incorporated an independent practitioner as of counsel in Panama, bringing capabilities in public, administrative and compliance law.

01 December 2021

Ecuador’s ROBALINO opens in Cuenca

ROBALINO has opened a new office in Cuenca, the Highly Recommended firm’s fifth office in Ecuador.

01 December 2021

Estudio Bunge adds four partners with PAGBAM hire and promotions

Argentine firm Estudio Bunge – Bunge, Smith & Luchía Puig Abogados has hired a counsel from Elite firm Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) as partner and promoted three lawyers to its senior rank, increasing its partner count by more than half.

30 November 2021

Bustamante & Bustamante merges with Fabara

Bustamante & Bustamante and Fabara & Compañía Abogados have merged in Ecuador, appointing María Rosa Fabara as one of the few female managing partners in the country’s legal market.

29 November 2021

Prieto promotes three lawyers to counsel

Highly Recommended Chilean firm Prieto has promoted three lawyers to counsel, strengthening its banking and finance, investment funds and administrative litigation practices.

26 November 2021

Federal prosecutor strengthens Reed Smith's LatAm offering

Reed Smith LLP has boosted its white-collar crime investigations group by hiring a New York-based assistant attorney as partner, adding Latin American experience to the team.

23 November 2021

ESG: Navigating a sea of change

As environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns continue to climb up the corporate agenda in Latin America, law firms can play a crucial role in helping companies achieve sustainable business transformation, but the varying definitions and frameworks around ESG can be difficult to navigate. We find out what the region’s firms are doing to help clients identify some of the key challenges and opportunities.

22 November 2021

Carey opens office in Miami

Chilean Elite firm Carey has opened an office in Miami to target venture capital and start-up investment.

22 November 2021

Vieira Rezende adds partner with IFC hire

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Vieira Rezende Advogados has bolstered its projects and infrastructure practice by hiring a consultant from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) as partner.

22 November 2021

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