Work Area: Arbitration

Reed Smith nabs LatAm arbitration team from Akerman

Reed Smith LLP has added expertise to its Latin American disputes offering by hiring two partners and a consultant from Akerman LLP in Miami.

11 May 2022

Lobo de Rizzo appoints four partners

Highly Recommended Brazilian firm Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has promoted four lawyers to partner, strengthening its banking, equity capital markets, disputes and M&A practices.

10 May 2022

Clifford Chance strengthens LatAm offering

Clifford Chance LLP has promoted two Latin America-focused lawyers to partner, boosting its regional arbitration and capital markets offerings in São Paulo and Washington, DC.

09 May 2022

Lefosse promotes six to partner

Brazilian Elite firm Lefosse has elevated six lawyers to its senior rank, bolstering its M&A, disputes, tax and investment fund offerings.

05 May 2022

Cuatrecasas appoints three partners across LatAm offices

Cuatrecasas has promoted three senior associates in Chile, Colombia and Peru to partner, adding firepower to its disputes, finance and M&A practices in the region.

19 April 2022

Mattos Filho makes largest-ever promotion

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has made its largest-ever partner promotion, appointing 13 lawyers to its senior rank across several practice areas.

13 April 2022

Spanish agribusiness wins big arbitration against Venezuela

A divided International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) tribunal has ordered Venezuela to pay nearly US$3 billion including interest for expropriating the assets of a Spanish agricultural group, after US sanctions forced a law firm representing the state to withdraw.

29 March 2022

Lefosse nabs partners from TozziniFreire and E Munhoz

Lefosse has added two lawyers to its senior rank by hiring partners from fellow Elite firm TozziniFreire Advogados and E Munhoz Advogados, boosting its disputes and restructuring departments.

17 March 2022

Velloza Advogados hires ex-federal judge as partner

Brazilian tax-focused firm Velloza Advogados has hired a former federal court judge as partner, bolstering its arbitration, white-collar crime and public law practices.

14 March 2022

Cuatrecasas adds partners in Bogotá and Santiago

Cuatrecasas has nabbed the disputes head of Holland & Knight (Colombia) to boost its Bogotá office, while also hiring a tax-specialist from KPMG as partner and to lead its efforts in that field in Chile.

11 March 2022

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