Work Area: Arbitration

Jiménez Peña bolsters arbitration practice with promotion

Dominican firm Jiménez Peña has promoted a lawyer to its senior rank, strengthening its arbitration practice.

10 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for disputes, regulatory and restructuring

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the disputes, regulatory and restructuring categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

04 March 2022

Mexico faces NAFTA arbitration over closure of fuel terminal

A US energy company has threatened Mexico with a legacy North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) claim worth US$667 million over the closure of a fuel storage terminal – a measure it says is part of a government effort to restore the monopoly position of state-owned oil company Pemex.

25 February 2022

Arnold & Porter boosts LatAm arbitration offering

Mélida Hodgson has left the partnership at Jenner & Block to join Arnold & Porter in New York, adding to its expertise in Latin American work.

26 January 2022

SiqueiraCastro makes nine partners

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm SiqueiraCastro will start 2022 with nine new partners, bolstering several practice groups.

16 December 2021

Machado Meyer appoints nine new partners

Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has added firepower to several practice groups by promoting nine lawyers to partner.

15 December 2021

Von Wobeser appoints three partners and five counsel

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Von Wobeser y Sierra SC has announced the promotion of three partners and five counsel, boosting several departments.

14 December 2021

Demarest appoints 11 new partners

Demarest Advogados has appointed 11 lawyers to partner, representing the Brazilian Elite firm’s largest promotion ever.

09 December 2021

White & Case boosts Mexico office with promotions

Highly Recommended White & Case SC has appointed a local partner and a counsel in Mexico City by promoting two associates, adding firepower to its global arbitration and litigation practices.

03 December 2021

Estudio Bunge adds four partners with PAGBAM hire and promotions

Argentine firm Estudio Bunge – Bunge, Smith & Luchía Puig Abogados has hired a counsel from Elite firm Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) as partner and promoted three lawyers to its senior rank, increasing its partner count by more than half.

30 November 2021

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