Work Area: Employment & Labor

PPO opens fifth Bolivia office

PPO Abogados has expanded its presence in Bolivia by opening in Cobija on the Brazilian border, marking the firm’s fifth office in the country.

26 March 2021

Aeroméxico accesses DIP financing after trade union agreement

De la Vega & Martínez Rojas, SC has helped Mexican flag carrier Aeroméxico reach an agreement with two trade unions to cut labour costs and make the savings necessary to access the remaining tranche of its US$1 billion debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing.

17 March 2021

BDS Asesores opens new Costa Rica office with hire

Costa Rica’s BDS Asesores – a member firm of global labour boutique Littler Mendelson PC – has hired a partner to lead a new office in the northern province of Alajuela, where it intends to cater to a growing number of technology companies.

26 February 2021

Demarest partner launches labour boutique

Former partner and head of labour litigation at Demarest Advogados – Marcello Della Mônica Silva – has left to launch a boutique in Brazil.

12 February 2021

Ex-Trench Rossi labour partner joins Schmidt Valois

Brazilian firm Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has strengthened its labour practice by hiring Trench Rossi Watanabe’s former labour co-head as partner.

09 February 2021

Pérez Bustamante expands with hire and promotions

Ecuador's Pérez Bustamante & Ponce has hired an energy and natural resources partner from Noboa, Peña & Torres Abogados, while also promoting five senior associates to director across several practices.

12 January 2021

Hernández & Cía adds tax and labour partners

Peruvian firm Hernández & Cía Abogados has added to its tax offering by hiring a senior associate from CMS Grau as partner, and promoting one senior associate in its labour practice to the top rank.

11 January 2021

Machado Meyer makes nine new partners

Machado Meyer Advogados has strengthened its corporate, projects, labour and tax departments by promoting nine lawyers to partner in preparation for 2021.

16 December 2020

Chevez Ruiz boosts labour practice with promotion

Mexican firm Chevez, Ruiz, Zamarripa y Cía SC has strengthened its labour department by promoting an associate to partner, as part of the tax specialist’s move towards a more full-service offering.

11 December 2020

Stocche Forbes promotes five to partnership

Brazilian firm Stocche Forbes Advogados has announced the promotion of five associates to partner, strengthening its environmental, labour, corporate and real estate practices.

09 December 2020

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