Latin America News
New boutique MPA Trade Law established
Posted 16 April 2014
Rodrigo Pupo and Claudia Marques have left the Veirano Advogados International Trade/WTO team to establish MPA Trade Law. Pupo and Marques are recognised by Chambers Latin America and Chambers Global for their expertise in Brazil. Read more here.
Bryan Cave LLP opens Miami office
Bryan Cave LLP has opened a Miami office to enhance its Latin America practice. Chambers-ranked Pedro J. Martínez-Fraga comes in as co-leader of its International Arbitration practice, and C. Ryan Reetz arrives as the managing and hiring partner. Both previously worked at DLA Piper LLP. Read more here.
Rafael Carmona joins Mexico City office of Haynes and Boone SC
Rafael Carmona joined Haynes and Boone’s Mexico City banking and finance practice earlier this month from Romo Paillés. Chambers Latin America recognises Carmona for his Capital Markets expertise. Read more here.
Tauil & Chequer Advogados welcomes five new partners
Tauil & Chequer Advogados has added five lawyers from Veirano Advogados. Leonardo Morato, Luciana Celidonio and Adriana Dias joined the firm as partners, increasing the firm’s bankruptcy and restructuring capability. Associates Renata Lemos and José Guilherme Botelho also joined the firm. For more information click here.
Norton Rose to open in Brazil
Norton Rose Fulbright has announced its expansion into Brazil. The new office will be the firm’s third in Latin America, alongside Caracas and Bogotá. The new practice will be headed by new hire Andrew Haynes and current head of the firm’s Bogotá office, Glenn Faass.