Publish in People - Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Latinvex selects the top 100 local and foreign lawyers in Latin America.
BY LATINVEX STAFF
The editorial staff of Latinvex has taken a closer look at the leading attorneys from local and international law firms that are involved in the growing legal boom in Latin America.
The ranking features 50 lawyers from Latin America and 50 international lawyers specializing in Latin America.
The criteria used for Latin America lawyers was prominence in local markets. To achieve a geographical balance, we included at least two lawyers from each of the 18 countries covered.
The criteria used for international lawyers was a combination of factors, including recent track record on major deals and business, prominence of firm in Latin America and rankings by third parties such as Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Thomson Reuters. While US and UK law firms dominate this list, we also have several entries from Canada and Spain.
Keywords: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Uruguay, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela