Work Area: Employment & Labor

Bolivia’s PPO appoints four directors

Bolivian Highly Recommended firm PPO Abogados has promoted four senior associates to director, boosting its corporate, labour, tax and litigation practices.

12 September 2023

US transport group gets US$100 million loan for Mexican business

Mayer Brown (Mexico) has helped the local subsidiary of US transport company Bulkmatic obtain a US$100 million credit facility.

24 August 2023

Bichara e Motta scores Neymar’s Saudi transfer

Sports and entertainment boutique Bichara e Motta Advogados has helped Brazilian football star Neymar Jr transfer from Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) to Saudi Arabian club Al-Hilal.

21 August 2023

Miguel Neto absorbs Flesch Advogados and adds labour partner

Brazil’s Miguel Neto Advogados has strengthened its offering by absorbing the firm of renowned compliance lawyer Esther Flesch – Flesch Advogados – around the same time that it hired a labour partner from local outfit RVC Sociedade de Advogados.

15 August 2023

Simões Ribeiro launches labour practice with Motta Fernandes hire

Brazil’s Simões, Ribeiro, Bernardini e Furiati Advogados has hired a labour partner from Motta Fernandes Advogados, just months after several partners from the latter firm left to launch the former outfit.

08 August 2023

Panama’s Lovill boosts partnership with double promotion

Panamanian firm Lovill has strengthened its M&A, labour, immigration and public and administrative practices by promoting two lawyers to its partnership.

04 August 2023

Deloitte partners leave to launch Fisher Phillips Mexico office

Four partners and a group of lawyers from Deloitte Legal (Mexico) have left the firm to join the newly launched Mexican outposts of US labour boutique Fisher Phillips.

03 August 2023

Nearshoring: “The sky is the limit”

The wide-ranging legal work related to nearshoring provides a wealth of opportunities for the region’s law firms. But to take advantage of the booming trend, law firms in the region need to be well positioned – and well-staffed – to help clients navigate the challenges posed by a lack of infrastructure, in addition to an array of labour and compliance hurdles.

31 July 2023

Littler partner leaves to relaunch labour boutique in Mexico

Labour partner Jorge Sales Boyoli has relaunched his own labour boutique, just two years after it was absorbed by Littler (Mexico).

25 July 2023

Creel García-Cuéllar appoints labour counsel

Mexican Elite firm Creel, García-Cuéllar, Enríquez y Aiza SC has promoted an associate to counsel in its labour and employment practice.

13 July 2023

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