Topic: Strategy and management

KLA promotes three to partner

Brazil’s KLA Advogados has strengthened its labour and wealth management practices by promoting three associates to its senior rank.

13 December 2022

Guyer & Regules appoints new co-managing partners

Uruguay’s Guyer & Regules has announced that partner Nicolás Piaggio and accountant Nicolás Juan will replace Nicolás Herrera as the firm’s two new co-managing partners, while the outfit has also unveiled a new executive committee.

13 December 2022

ROBALINO adds three new directors and an of counsel

Ecuadorean firm ROBALINO has strengthened its tax, trade and disputes offerings by appointing three new directors and one of counsel.

12 December 2022

Carey veteran launches boutique firm

Carey’s competition practice founder Claudio Lizana has left the firm after more than three decades to open his own outfit in Santiago, taking with him several associates.

12 December 2022

Final call for Who represents Latin America’s 50 largest banks?

Today is the last chance to participate in Latin American Corporate Counsel Association’s (LACCA) research into which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 50 banks by assets.

12 December 2022

Demarest reinforces mining and infrastructure offerings

Brazilian Elite firm Demarest Advogados has bolstered its mining and infrastructure departments by promoting two lawyers to partner.

09 December 2022

Galicia promotes finance partner in Mexico

Mexican Elite firm Galicia Abogados has strengthened its capital markets and banking and finance offerings by promoting an associate to partner.

09 December 2022

Diversity Survey: Finding the balance

Featured in Diversity Survey 2022

Latin American law firms are taking steps to promote greater gender equity, but progress at partner level continues to be frustratingly slow and firms must dig deeper to tackle unconscious bias in the talent pipeline in order to rebalance the scales.

08 December 2022

Carey expands partnership in Chile

Chilean Elite firm Carey has strengthened its environmental law and disputes offerings by promoting four associates to partner.

08 December 2022

Diversity Survey: Onwards and upwards

Featured in Diversity Survey 2022

There has been slow but steady improvement when it comes to the number of black and indigenous lawyers at the region’s leading firms, but much more can be done to boost change. Latin Lawyer speaks to practitioners in Brazil about why firms need to go beyond the stats and work together to break barriers and step outside of comfort zones.

07 December 2022

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