Work Area: Trade & Customs

Pérez Alati promotes five

Argentina’s Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has appointed one lawyer to partner and another four to counsel.

15 January 2020

Mexican firms bolster partnerships for 2020

Several Mexican firms have seen in the new year by strengthening their partner numbers.

09 January 2020

Mattos Engelberg trade partner opens new firm

A partner from Brazilian Latin Lawyer 250 firm Mattos Engelberg Advogados has left to establish a trade boutique.

03 January 2020

Pepsi to stay another 20 years in Uruguayan free trade zone

Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause has helped US soft drink retailer PepsiCo renew its authorisation rights for a beverage concentrate plant in a free-trade zone in the Uruguayan city of Colonia.

12 December 2019

Mexico’s Cannizzo hires retired Jáuregui y Del Valle founder

Mexican firm Cannizzo, Ortíz & Asociados has hired Miguel Jáuregui Rojas, the founding partner of Jáuregui y Del Valle, SC, as corporate senior counsel.

23 October 2019

Five Clyde & Co lawyers set sail for boutique

Four partners from Clyde & Co’s global marine group in London left last month to launch their own boutique – including the former co-head of the Latin American strategy committee, Elizabeth Turnbull.

16 October 2019

Muñiz makes three equity partners

Peru’s Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera has made three new equity partners, growing its equity partnership by 50%.

16 October 2019

González Calvillo and Veirano among backers of Brazil-Mexico forum

Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC and Brazil’s Veirano Advogados have helped launch the Brazil-Mexico Business Council, as free trade talks between Latin America’s two largest economies gain traction.

26 September 2019

A reformed Mercosur? Don’t hold your breath

The governments of Mercosur’s member states have been vocal advocates of modernising the restrictive economic alliance. Esteban Rópolo of Baker McKenzie (Argentina) and Marcelle Silbiger of Trench Rossi Watanabe in Brazil explain what stands in the way.

02 September 2019

Brazil’s US ambassador returns to Felsberg

Sergio Amaral, Brazil’s former ambassador to the US, has returned to Felsberg Advogados as counsel.

20 August 2019

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