Law firms anticipating growth as confidence in Argentina increases after $16.5m of sovereign debt is issued and government moves to reduce inflation and budget deficit.
Latin America has considerable potential for law firms, not only in Brazil, but also in other jurisdictions, according to Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira´s director of Portugal Frederico Pereira Coutinho. He adds that Africa and China are also significant sources of work.
We are pleased to announce that our M&A partner Paulo Coelho da Rocha was elected Chair of Lex Mundi.
Harris Gomez Group
For many years now there has been a concerted push towards automating a number of different aspects of the legal field.
Chilean firm Carey has promoted three lawyers to counsel positions, two of them women, in its corporate and M&A, IP and technology, and environmental practices.
Carey has helped the International Finance Corporation grant a US$30 million loan to Chilean financial institution Banco Consorcio.
The loan closed on 31 August.
The associates Aldo Molinari, Jorge Ugarte and Francisco Guzmán were elected as new partners
As it has done during its 25 years of existence, Albagli Zaliasnik is determined to actively support the training of the future lawyers of our country.
Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the recipients of three Lifetime Achievement Awards: Jorge Carey, chairman of Chile's largest law firm, Carey; Wald e Associados Advogados founder Arnoldo Wald; and Juan Manuel Prieto of Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Colombia), who receives his award posthumously.
Javier López Antón, partner at Jones Day, says that his firm will soon open an office in Colombia as it looks to capitalise on opportunities offered by the economies of the Pacific Alliance
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In his claim, the employee sued the company ‘Diconfor' when it was really spelled ‘Diconfo' – that is without the letter ‘r'.
Unanimity among a partnership is one of the key components that can decide a firm´s success or failure.
The role of the Millennial lawyers and the recent incorporation of Artificial Intelligence ("AI") in law firms are current trending topics.
The last year before my graduation as a lawyer, I did the required legal practice of free legal service.
The Secretariat of Labour and Social Welfare has set a goal of over forty thousand labour inspections related to the new regulations of the subcontracting reform, will take place this year.
Baker & McKenzie
As technology continues to evolve, Eduardo C. Leite, Chairman of Baker & McKenzie, recently shared his thoughts on the importance of social media for law firms and why lawyers should integrate social media platforms into their everyday practice.
La certificación ISO se otorga tras un completo proceso de adecuación a la norma de calidad internacional ISO 9001:2008.
Pablo González Espejo, partner at Uría Menéndez, says the firm is aiming to expand to Peru and Mexico as Spanish investors are switching their attention "from the Atlantic to the Pacific".
A new study reveals majority of lawyers in the trade bloc believe regulatory changes, new service lines and a ‘more positive outlook' will lead to law firms expanding.