Topic: Strategy and management

Dentons launches free trade zone office in Uruguay

Uruguayan Latin Lawyer 250 firm Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has opened an office in Aguada Park in Montevideo’s free-trade zone, its second outpost in Uruguay since it launched there just over a year ago.

22 June 2021

Cascione Pulino launches environmental practice with hire

Brazilian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados has launched an environmental law practice by hiring a partner from local outfit Themudo Lessa Advogados.

21 June 2021

Bichara boosts disputes group with SiqueiraCastro hire

Brazilian law firm Bichara Advogados has bolstered its litigation and arbitration offerings by hiring a partner from fellow Latin Lawyer 250 firm SiqueiraCastro.

18 June 2021

Ex-Campos Mello associate returns as partner

Brazilian law firm Campos Mello Advogados has bolstered its real estate offering by hiring a senior associate from Latin Lawyer Elite firm BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão as partner.

17 June 2021

TozziniFreire continues hiring spree with two new M&A partners

Just weeks after announcing senior-level hires, TozziniFreire Advogados has recruited two partners from local firm Landi, Rodrigues, Nakano e Giovannetti – LRNG, strengthening its corporate and M&A department.

16 June 2021

Robalino Law adds three partners in Ecuador

Less than a month after launching its fourth Ecuadorian office, Robalino Law has boosted its disputes, labour, IP and natural resources departments by promoting three lawyers to partner.

16 June 2021

Lifetime Achievement Award: Sergio Bermudes

Featured in 15th Annual Awards

During his acclaimed career Sergio Bermudes has spearheaded important judicial precedents in Brazil, at the same time as instructing and shaping the next generation of litigation talent. He wins one of Latin Lawyer’s two Lifetime Achievement Awards.

15 June 2021

Pellerano & Herrera partner joins DMK in the Dominican Republic

Dominican law firm DMK Abogados has appointed two disputes partners by rehiring a former senior associate and adding a partner from Latin Lawyer 250 firm Pellerano & Herrera.

15 June 2021

Ex-Grupo Modelo counsel joins Von Wobeser as partner

Mexican law firm Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has hired the former vice president of legal and corporate affairs at brewing company Grupo Modelo as partner and co-head of the M&A practice – marking the firm’s first-ever lateral partner hire.

14 June 2021

Lobo de Rizzo promotes three to partner in Brazil

Brazilian law firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has added firepower to its tax, M&A, compliance and antitrust groups by promoting three lawyers to its senior rank.

14 June 2021

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