Topic: Strategy and management

Shearman hires LatAm counsel from Skadden

US law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP has strengthened its Latin America group by hiring a counsel from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, adding firepower to its corporate finance offering in the region.

13 July 2021

Machado Meyer hires from SiqueiraCastro

Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has bolstered its consumer protection offering by hiring a partner from local firm SiqueiraCastro.

12 July 2021

TozziniFreire hires Pinheiro Neto counsel as partner

Brazil’s TozziniFreire Advogados has appointed its third partner in less than a month by recruiting a counsel from Pinheiro Neto Advogados, strengthening its M&A and capital markets practices.

09 July 2021

Arias nabs Zürcher Odio's IP head in Costa Rica

Latin Lawyer Elite firm Arias (Costa Rica) has boosted its IP department by hiring respected practitioner María del Pilar López from Zürcher Odio & Raven as partner.

08 July 2021

Demarest appoints tax partner

Demarest Advogados has strengthened its tax practice by hiring a former judge of Brazil’s Administrative Council of Tax Appeals (CARF) as partner.

07 July 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love hires from Deloitte Legal in Costa Rica

Latin Lawyer Elite firm Aguilar Castillo Love (Costa Rica) has strengthened its technology law group by hiring a lawyer from Deloitte Legal’s local office as partner.

07 July 2021

Lefosse elects new management

Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados has elected Rodrigo Junqueira to replace Carlos Mello as the firm’s managing partner, at the same time it has appointed a new executive committee – including its first female member.

06 July 2021

Morales & Besa appoints capital markets partner

Morales & Besa has promoted one lawyer to partner, strengthening its capital markets department.

06 July 2021

CMS expands in Colombia and Mexico, adds three partners

Colombia’s CMS Rodríguez-Azuero has added two partners by incorporating an energy-focused firm, while CMS’s office in Mexico has bolstered its infrastructure department by appointing a former legal executive of local bank BanBajío as partner.

05 July 2021

Linklaters launches Mexico group

UK magic circle firm Linklaters has expanded its Latin America offering by launching a practice group dedicated to Mexico.

01 July 2021

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