Topic: Strategy and management

Novis expands in Central America with more ex-Sáenz partners

Salvadorean law firm Novis Estudio Legal has opened offices in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua by adding two new partners and a group of lawyers from Sáenz & Asociados – the former firm of Novis' founding members.

02 September 2021

BMA bolsters tax offering with EY Brazil hire

Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has strengthened its tax practice by hiring a practitioner from the local office of global professional services business EY as partner.

01 September 2021

Creel García-Cuéllar promotes five to partner

Mexican Latin Lawyer Elite firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez SC has announced the promotion of five lawyers to partner, strengthening its competition, finance, M&A, labour and tax groups for 2022.

31 August 2021

Dentons Muñoz adds three corporate partners in Costa Rica

Dentons Muñoz (Costa Rica) has bolstered its partnership and corporate offering by hiring two experienced in-house counsel from Philip Morris and Walmart, respectively, and promoting one lawyer.

31 August 2021

Arias adds partner in Nicaragua

Arias (Nicaragua) has bolstered its project development group by promoting an associate to partner.

27 August 2021

Tauil & Chequer hires two public law partners

Brazil’s Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has recruited two partners from Juruena Advogados, strengthening its public and administrative law practices.

24 August 2021

Arnold & Porter swipes LatAm-focused partner from Clifford Chance

Arnold & Porter has strengthened its corporate and project finance offering by hiring a Latin America-focused partner from Clifford Chance LLP.

23 August 2021

Holland & Knight promotes four to partner in Colombia and Mexico

US law firm Holland & Knight LLP has added two new partners in each of its Colombia and Mexico offices, promoting four senior counsel across its corporate, labour and tax practices.

20 August 2021

LatAm offices of Spanish firms stood up well during turbulent 2020

Iberian law firms have shown resilience in the face of the covid-19 pandemic, with Madrid-headquartered outfits Garrigues and Ecija both pulling in revenue growth for their global operations – including Latin America – while Cuatrecasas and Uría Menéndez recorded only a slight dip in global income.

20 August 2021

Madrona hires five partners in Brazil

Latin Lawyer 250 firm Madrona Advogados has expanded its senior rank by nearly a third, hiring five partners across its corporate and M&A, competition, litigation and tax practices.

19 August 2021

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