Topic: Strategy and management

“Adapt or die”: what companies want from their external counsel

Featured in Who represents Latin America's biggest companies 2020?

The covid-19 pandemic has accelerated certain pre-existing trends around client-law firm relationships, but it has also brought to light the ways that legal teams expect their external counsel to change going forward.

27 May 2021

PPU merges with Chilean natural resources firm

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Chile) has strengthened its natural resources practice by incorporating local law firm Carcelén, Desmadryl, Guzmán y Tapia Abogados, adding three partners.

27 May 2021

BDS Asesores adds partner in El Salvador

Central American labour and employment boutique BDS Asesores has promoted one lawyer to partner in El Salvador.

27 May 2021

Sánchez Devanny adds IP of counsel

Mexican law firm Sánchez Devanny has hired a name partner of Córdova, Campos & Calderón SC as of counsel in its IP and life sciences practices.

26 May 2021

Basham poaches labour partner from Sánchez Devanny

Mexican law firm Basham, Ringe y Correa has boosted its labour and employment group by hiring a long-term Sánchez Devanny partner.

21 May 2021

Arias adds labour partner in Guatemala

Arias (Guatemala) has promoted one lawyer to partner, strengthening its labour group.

19 May 2021

Aguilar Castillo Love appoints new managing partner in El Salvador

Central American law firm Aguilar Castillo Love has appointed its Costa Rica-based disputes co-head Esteban Agüero as its new managing partner in El Salvador.

19 May 2021

Latin Lawyer Elite survey: no reversal on flexible working

Featured in Latin Lawyer Elite 2021

New research by Latin Lawyer suggests none of Latin America’s top tier of law firms plans to scale back flexible working soon.

18 May 2021

Holland & Knight hires deputy GC from SoftBank’s LatAm fund

The former deputy general counsel of SoftBank’s Latin America fund, Enrique Conde, has moved to a partner position at Holland & Knight LLP in Miami.

17 May 2021

FerradaNehme increases partnership by a third

Chile’s FerradaNehme has made its second significant partner promotion round in three years by elevating four associates – two of them women – to the partnership, strengthening its competition, litigation and public law practices.

14 May 2021

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