Work Area: Tax

PPO opens fifth Bolivia office

PPO Abogados has expanded its presence in Bolivia by opening in Cobija on the Brazilian border, marking the firm’s fifth office in the country.

26 March 2021

MB Abogados nabs Barros & Errázuriz partner to open tax practice

Chilean firm MB Abogados has hired a tax co-head from Barros & Errázuriz Abogados, along with three other lawyers, to lead its newly launched practice in the field.

22 March 2021

Ramírez Gutiérrez-Azpe hires three from Goodrich Riquelme

Mexican law firm Ramírez, Gutiérrez-Azpe, Rodríguez-Rivero y Hurtado, SC has hired three non-equity partners from Goodrich, Riquelme Asociados to its senior rank, boosting its tax, trade and corporate departments.

25 February 2021

TozziniFreire hires tax and litigation partners

Brazil’s TozziniFreire Advogados has strengthened its tax and litigation practices by hiring a partner from Stocche Forbes Advogados and the general counsel of logistics company Rumo.

10 February 2021

Veirano adds tax firepower with Pinheiro Neto hire

Brazilian law firm Veirano Advogados has bolstered its tax offering by hiring a lawyer from Pinheiro Neto Advogados as partner.

28 January 2021

Baraona Fischer departees forge new firm

A group of lawyers – including six partners – from Chile’s Baraona Fischer y Cía have left to form new firm Fischer y Cía, while their former firm rebrands as Baraona Marshall & Cía.

28 January 2021

Peruvian miner secures credit to pay off tax debt

Peruvian miner Compañía de Minas Buenaventura has hired Milbank in New York and García Sayán Abogados in Lima to obtain syndicated letters of guarantee for 2.2 billion soles (US$582 million) to pay off debt owed to the country’s tax authority, SUNAT.

22 January 2021

Trench Rossi and Demarest appoint new chief compliance officers

Brazil’s Trench Rossi Watanabe has appointed its first chief compliance officer (CCO) by hiring from Demarest Advogados, which in turn has appointed a new CCO of its own, as well as promoting four lawyers to partner.

18 January 2021

Pérez Bustamante expands with hire and promotions

Ecuador's Pérez Bustamante & Ponce has hired an energy and natural resources partner from Noboa, Peña & Torres Abogados, while also promoting five senior associates to director across several practices.

12 January 2021

Hernández & Cía adds tax and labour partners

Peruvian firm Hernández & Cía Abogados has added to its tax offering by hiring a senior associate from CMS Grau as partner, and promoting one senior associate in its labour practice to the top rank.

11 January 2021

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