Work Area: Employment & Labor

Brazil’s Melcheds launches labour group with Soto Frugis hire

Brazilian firm Melcheds Advogados has hired a senior associate from Soto Frugis Advogados as partner and head of its labour and trade unions practice.

19 January 2023

Baker McKenzie promotes in Mexico and New York

Baker McKenzie LLP has promoted nine lawyers to partner across its five Mexican offices and elevated a Latin America-focused practitioner to its senior rank in New York.

21 December 2022

Compass Group hires legal director for Chile

Food services multinational Compass Group has hired Felipe Barrera as the company’s new legal director in Chile. He speaks to LACCA about the legal team’s key role in facilitating the company’s successful operations and why a deep understanding of the business is key.

19 December 2022

Veirano makes three new partners

Brazilian Elite firm Veirano Advogados has strengthened its labour and M&A departments in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro by promoting three associates to its partnership.

19 December 2022

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

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

Dentons adds partner in Uruguay

Uruguayan firm Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga has strengthened its labour and employment practice by promoting a lawyer to its senior rank.

07 December 2022

Machado Meyer surpasses 100 partners with promotions

Brazil’s Machado Meyer Advogados has strengthened its corporate, tax, litigation, labour and energy practices by appointing eight partners.

30 November 2022

Chevez Ruiz appoints seven partners in Mexico

Mexican Highly Recommended firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has promoted seven lawyers to partner, boosting its tax, litigation, intellectual property and labour practices.

29 November 2022

PAGBAM hires from Bruchou in double partner appointment

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen (PAGBAM) has strengthened its labour and tax practices by hiring a partner from fellow Elite firm Bruchou & Funes de Rioja and promoting a counsel to its senior rank.

18 November 2022

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